nescient




Definitions of nescient
  1. adjective

    uneducated in general; lacking knowledge or sophistication

    nescient of contemporary literature”
    synonyms:
    ignorant, unlearned, unlettered

    uneducated

    not having a good education
  2. adjective

    holding that only material phenomena can be known and knowledge of spiritual matters or ultimate causes is impossible

    synonyms:
    unbelieving

    agnostic, agnostical

    uncertain of all claims to knowledge

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