Definitions for knowingness
Random House Webster's College Dictionary
affecting or revealing shrewd knowledge of secret or private information:
a knowing glance.
having knowledge or information; intelligent.
shrewd, sharp, or astute.
conscious; intentional; deliberate.
Origin of knowing:
awareness, consciousness, cognizance, cognisance, knowingness(noun)
having knowledge of
"he had no awareness of his mistakes"; "his sudden consciousness of the problem he faced"; "their intelligence and general knowingness was impressive"
shrewdness demonstrated by knowledge
The quality or state of being knowing
the state or quality of being knowing or intelligent; shrewdness; skillfulness