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American English: /ˈɪɡnərəns/
British English: /ˈɪɡn(ə)r(ə)ns/

Translation of ignorance in Spanish:


  • ignorance of something
    ignorancia de algo
    ignorance of the law is no defense
    la ignorancia or el desconocimiento de la ley no exime de su cumplimiento
    I was kept in ignorance of the contents of the will
    me ocultaron el contenido del testamento
    he acted in ignorance of the enemy's intentions
    actuó desconociendo or ignorando las intenciones del enemigo
    ignorance is bliss
    ojos que no ven (corazón que no siente)
    Example sentences
    • Our fear is based on ignorance, they loftily believe, and can be safely dismissed.
    • There are vast tracts of ignorance in my knowledge and really there are lots of other people who know more than me.
    • The legacy of Lindh is the confusion and ignorance that afflicts today's referendum.

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