incognizance


Also found in: Thesaurus, Legal.
Related to incognizance: cognisance, disjuncture, insofar, revamping

in·cog·ni·zant

 (ĭn-kŏg′nĭ-zənt)
adj.
Lacking knowledge or awareness; unaware: incognizant of the new political situation.

in·cog′ni·zance (-zəns) n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.incognizance - a lack of knowledge or recognition
knowing - a clear and certain mental apprehension
awareness, cognisance, cognizance, knowingness, consciousness - having knowledge of; "he had no awareness of his mistakes"; "his sudden consciousness of the problem he faced"; "their intelligence and general knowingness was impressive"
References in periodicals archive ?
In conclusion, it is essential as Dalamba (2000) avers that schools aim at teaching an African program based on an African centered perspective incognizance of challenges of cultural diversity and the economic needs of the nation.
To clarify the apparent analytical incognizance of the classicals to which I am pointing, consider the indented description below of a free market's inherent process of incessant error-correction, as ably formulated by Peter Boettke and Frederic Sautet (2011).
What Some Ghosts Don't Know: Spectral Incognizance and the Horror Film.