nescient nescient

Definition(s):

  1. (adj) holding that only material phenomena can be known and knowledge of spiritual matters or ultimate causes is impossible
  2. (adj) uneducated in general; lacking knowledge or sophistication

Usage(s):

  • I am not nescient to the ills of American society and America's history.
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ennui ennui
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