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knowledge
American English: /ˈnɑlədʒ/
British English: /ˈnɒlɪdʒ/

Translation of knowledge in Spanish:

noun

uncountable
  • 1 (awareness) I had no knowledge of their activities
    no estaba enterado de sus actividades
    no tenía conocimiento de sus actividades [formal]
    do you have any knowledge of his whereabouts?
    ¿conoce su paradero?
    it has come to my knowledge that …
    ha llegado a mi conocimiento que … [formal]
    me he enterado de que …
    to (the best of) my knowledge, she's still in Paris
    que yo sepa, sigue en París
    to the best of my knowledge and belief
    a mi leal saber y entender
    has he changed his mind? — not to my knowledge
    ¿ha cambiado de opinión? — que yo sepa, no
    there are, to my certain knowledge, at least four of them
    sé con seguridad or me consta que son por lo menos cuatro
    she did it in the knowledge that …
    lo hizo sabiendo que or a sabiendas de que …
    he acted in full knowledge of the consequences
    actuó con plena conciencia de las consecuencias
    permission was granted without my knowledge
    el permiso fue otorgado sin que yo lo supiera or sin mi conocimiento
    it is common knowledge that …
    todo el mundo sabe que …
    Example sentences
    • Police are appealing for witnesses to come forward, including a lorry driver who may have been involved in the incident without his knowledge.
    • If your computer is permanently connected, the chances are that, sooner or later, an attempt will be made to access it without your knowledge.
    • The thefts only came to light when one customer noticed that money had been taken from her account without her knowledge.
  • 2 (facts known)
    (by particular person) conocimientos (masculine plural)
    the pursuit of knowledge
    la búsqueda del saber
    my knowledge of Spanish/the law is very limited
    mis conocimientos de español/de la ley son muy limitados
    he has a working knowledge of French
    se defiende bastante bien en francés
    he has a thorough knowledge of the subject
    conoce el tema a fondo
    Example sentences
    • These steps opened the doors to the transmission of ideas and knowledge from Europe.
    • I wondered too if we will ever find a way for a more efficient transmission of knowledge.
    • Renaissance science also received added impetus from the increased transmission of knowledge between east and west.

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