public knowledge

noun
Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of public knowledge

: something that people know because it has been reported in the news
  • His legal problems are a matter of public knowledge.

Word by Word Definitions

public play
  1. : exposed to general view : open

  2. : well-known, prominent

  3. : perceptible, material

  1. : a place accessible or visible to the public

  2. : the people as a whole : populace

  3. : a group of people having common interests or characteristics

knowledge play
  1. : the fact or condition of knowing something with familiarity gained through experience or association

  2. : acquaintance with or understanding of a science, art, or technique

  3. : the fact or condition of being aware of something


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