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ig·no·rance

ignorance

 
 
pronunciation:
Ig n rns
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part of speech: noun
definition: lack of education or information.
Ignorance of the laws can get a person into trouble.He failed the test out of ignorance, not because he is stupid.
 
antonyms:
education, knowledge, understanding
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The word ignorance contains the following part:
cogn, cognit, gnor Latin root that means know, knowledge
synonyms:
gnos, gnosis, gnom, -gnomy