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knowledge

knowl·edge

knowledge

 
pronunciation:
na lihj
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part of speech: noun
definition 1: familiarity, awareness, or understanding.
synonyms:
acquaintance, awareness, comprehension, familiarity, ken
antonyms:
ignorance
similar words:
cognizance, consciousness, grasp, information, intimacy, sense, understanding
definition 2: a particular or specialized form of understanding or skill.
a knowledge of computers
synonyms:
experience, know-how, proficiency, understanding
antonyms:
ignorance, illiteracy
similar words:
acquaintance, command, expertise, mastery, skill, technique
definition 3: erudition; learning.
synonyms:
education, erudition, intelligence, learning, wisdom
antonyms:
ignorance, illiteracy
similar words:
ken, lore, understanding
definition 4: awareness or cognizance, as of a particular fact or set of facts.
What knowledge did the president have of these events?
synonyms:
awareness, cognizance, comprehension, familiarity
antonyms:
unawareness
similar words:
acknowledgment, acquaintance, consciousness, inkling, ken, realization, recognition, sense, understanding
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absence of knowledge
feeling knowledgeable
similar to knowledge
some actions associated with knowledge
some broader categories that include knowledge
some descriptions of knowledge
some kinds of knowledge
some people associated with knowledge
some things conventionally associated with knowledge
some things that can be known