unknown, unknown region, terra incognita(noun)
an unknown and unexplored region
"they came like angels out the unknown"
stranger, alien, unknown(noun)
anyone who does not belong in the environment in which they are found
unknown, unknown quantity(adj)
a variable whose values are solutions of an equation
"an unknown amount"; "an unknown island"; "an unknown writer"; "an unknown source"
nameless, unidentified, unknown, unnamed(adj)
being or having an unknown or unnamed source
"a poem by an unknown author"; "corporations responsible to nameless owners"; "an unnamed donor"
not known to exist
"things obscurely felt surged up from unknown depths"
obscure, unknown, unsung(adj)
not famous or acclaimed
"an obscure family"; "unsung heroes of the war"
not known before
"used many strange words"; "saw many strange faces in the crowd"; "don't let anyone unknown into the house"
A variable (usually x, y or z) whose value is to be found.
Any fact or place about which nothing is known (as in the phrase "into the unknown").
A person of no identity; a nonentity
Not known; unidentified; not well known.
not known; not apprehended
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Rank popularity for the word 'UNKNOWN' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #2303
Rank popularity for the word 'UNKNOWN' in Adjectives Frequency: #315
The numerical value of UNKNOWN in Chaldean Numerology is: 9
The numerical value of UNKNOWN in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4
Examples of UNKNOWN in a Sentence
More is unknown about ghost guns than known, law enforcement is increasingly having to familiarize themselves with them, but it's not hit the public consciousness yet that there is a legal, untraceable firearm out there that can be ordered in parts online and assembled at home.
We know these differences are observable in infants and very young children but whether these differences persist throughout life or are able to reprogram how individuals metabolize food is unknown.
Much of the decline in incidence in older aged adults is because of increased screening, but the cause for rising incidence in younger age groups is still unknown, the obesity epidemic is probably contributing, but doesn't seem to be the sole cause.
I didn't know what to expect, what he'd be like, i didn't know if he would be welcoming. It was absolutely unknown to me, and it was absolutely wonderful. He and I welled up as we met each other.
In any type of situation like this where we're dealing with a new illness, something that's growing and changing rapidly, it's almost fear of the unknown.
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Translations for UNKNOWN
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- مجهول, غير معروفArabic
- desconegutCatalan, Valencian
- ukendt, ubekendtDanish
- unbekannt, Unbekannter, UnbekannteGerman
- desconocido, incógnita, ignotoSpanish
- inconnu, inconnueFrench
- ismeretlen, idegenHungarian
- tak diketahuiIndonesian
- ókunnur, óþekktur, óþekkt stærðIcelandic
- sconosciuto, ignotoItalian
- לא ידועHebrew
- 未知, 知られざる, 名無しJapanese
- ignotus, ignoratus, incognitus, obscurus, nescitusLatin
- nepazīstams, svešsLatvian
- ongekend, onbekend, ongewetenDutch
- desconhecida, desconhecidoPortuguese
- obscur, neștiut, necunoscutRomanian
- nepoznata, непознатаSerbo-Croatian
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