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  Definition of unknown
  1. a variable whose values are solutions of an equation
  2. an unknown and unexplored region; "they came like angels out the unknown"
  3. anyone who does not belong in the environment in which they are found
  4. being or having an unknown or unnamed source; "a poem by an unknown author"; "corporations responsible to nameless owners"; "an unnamed donor"
  5. not known before; "used many strange words"; "saw many strange faces in the crowd"; "don''t let anyone unknown into the house"
  6. not famous or acclaimed; "an obscure family"; "unsung heroes of the war"
  7. not known; "an unknown amount"; "an unknown island"; "an unknown writer"; "an unknown source"
  8. not known to exist; "things obscurely felt surged up from unsuspected depths in her"- Edith Wharton
Similar Words: unknown quantity, unknown region, terra incognita, stranger, alien, nameless, unidentified, unnamed, strange, obscure, unsung

 

See Also: inglorious, dishonorable, unacknowledged, unfamiliar

 

Hyponyms: foreigner, outsider

 

Language Translations:
Dutch: onbekend   French: inconnu  
German: unbekannt   Icelandic: óþekktur  
Indonesian: tak diketahui   Italian: ignoto  
Norwegian: ukjent   Polish: nieznany  
Portuguese: desconhecido   Romanian: necunoscut  
Russian: неизвестный   Spanish: ignoto  
 
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