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English-German translation for: ignorance.
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Dictionary English German: ignorance

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English German
NOUN1   an ignorance | ignorances
NOUN2   ignorance | -
Unwissenheit {f}
Dummheit {f}
Nichtwissen {n}
Unkenntnis {f}
Ignoranz {f}
Ahnungslosigkeit {f} [Unwissenheit]
Unwissen {n}
Unverstand {m}
Unkunde {f} [veraltet]
philos. relig. ignorance [avidya]Avidya {f} [Nichtwissen]
2 Words: Verbs
to affect ignoranceUnkenntnis vorgeben
to betray ignoranceUnwissenheit zeigen
to dissipate ignoranceUnwissenheit abbauen
to dissipate ignoranceUnwissenheit auflösen
to feign ignoranceUnwissenheit vortäuschen
to feign ignorancesich unwissend stellen
to feign ignoranceso tun, als wüsste man von nichts
to plead ignorancesich auf Unwissenheit berufen
2 Words: Nouns
blatant ignoranceoffenkundige Unwissenheit {f}
blessed ignoranceglückselige Unwissenheit {f}
blissful ignoranceselige Unwissenheit {f}
biol. immunological ignoranceimmunologische Ignoranz {f}
philos. relig. learned ignorancebelehrte Unwissenheit {f} [docta ignorantia: Nicolaus Cusanus]
psych. sociol. pluralistic ignorancepluralistische Ignoranz {f}
sheer ignoranceblanke Unwissenheit {f}
sheer ignorancereine Nichtachtung {f}
3 Words: Others
Forgive my ignorance. [idiom]Entschuldigen Sie meine Unwissenheit. [formelle Anrede]
proverb Ignorance is bliss.Unwissenheit ist ein Segen.
proverb Ignorance is bliss.Selig sind die geistig Armen.
out of ignorance {adv}aus Ignoranz
out of ignorance {adv}aus Unkenntnis
out of ignorance {adv}aus Unwissen
out of ignorance {adv}aus Unwissenheit
3 Words: Verbs
to acknowledge one's ignoranceseine Unwissenheit zugeben
to betray one's ignoranceseine Unwissenheit kundtun
3 Words: Nouns
abyss of ignorancetiefste Ignoranz {f}
darkness of ignorancedunkler Nebel {m} der Unwissenheit
educ. hist. ignorance of historyGeschichtsunkenntnis {f}
educ. hist. ignorance of historyUnkenntnis {f} der Geschichte
law ignorance of lawUnkenntnis {f} des Gesetzes
philos. veil of ignoranceSchleier {m} des Nichtwissens
4 Words: Others
Ignorance is no excuse!Unwissenheit ist keine Entschuldigung!
4 Words: Verbs
law to contest by pleading ignorancemit Nichtwissen bestreiten
to keep sb. in ignorance of sth.jdn. etw.Akk. nicht wissen lassen
idiom to keep sb. in ignorance of sth.jdn. über etw. im Dunkeln lassen
5+ Words: Others
quote A great firm dome of ignorance must encompass you.Eine große, feste Glocke von Unwissenheit muß um dich stehn. [F. Nietzsche]
proverb Ignorance is no excuse in law.Unwissenheit schützt vor Strafe nicht.
proverb Ignorance of the law is no excuse.Unwissenheit schützt vor Strafe nicht.
proverb Pride and ignorance are akin.Dummheit und Stolz wachsen am selben Holz. [österr.]
proverb Pride and ignorance are akin.Dummheit und Stolz wachsen auf einem Holz.
proverb Pride and ignorance are akin.Stolz und Unwissenheit sind verwandt.
quote Where ignorance is bliss, 'tis folly to be wise. [Thomas Gray]Wo Nichtwissen Seligkeit, ist es Torheit, klug zu sein.
5+ Words: Verbs
to keep / leave sb. in ignorance of sth.jdn. in Unkenntnis über etw. lassen
Fiction (Literature and Film)
lit. F Ignorance [Milan Kundera]Die Unwissenheit
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Q 2021-12-03: 1. Sloppy questions 2. Ignorance
Q 2019-12-01: A win for "ignorance and laziness"
Q 2016-02-16: Unfortunately ignorance is no deterrent for advancement
Q 2015-02-19: child of ignorance
A 2014-12-13: Thanks Jim, the BE thing would explain my ignorance about "the cock."
A 2014-11-09: +explaining it away+ is nothing to do with +enlightening+ \ Gratifying i...
Q 2014-11-09: pandering to ignorance
A 2014-10-25: als Eigenschaft oder Zustand: wil(l)ful blindness / ignorance, contrived i...
A 2013-08-18: Ignorance.
A 2013-07-03: ignorance .... ?! ;-))
A 2012-06-08: Ignorance
A 2011-02-01: .... bloß !! and ignorance für die wiederholte(n) Missachtung(en) .....
A 2011-02-01: Oh, oh ... ignorance ....!!
A 2011-01-13: fobbed off here = sth. dishonest, shoddy put forth to hide ignorance, inde...
A 2009-06-16: Your ignorance makes me sick!
A 2009-04-20: 'pooge' is a misspelling, either intentional or through ignorance.
A 2009-01-18: forgive my ignorance...
A 2009-01-05: between / among: must etymological ignorance and careless speech increasin...
A 2009-01-03: English? +and which can not fail to keep before in a man in everlasting ig...
A 2008-06-19: respectful attitude of ignorance

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