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  1. obliviousness, oblivionnoun

    total forgetfulness

    "he sought the great oblivion of sleep"


  1. obliviousnessnoun

    The characteristic of being oblivious.


  1. Obliviousness

    Obliviousness is the mental state of being oblivious, generally understood to mean "a state of being unmindful or unaware of something, of being ignorant or not conscious of its existence". Obliviousness differs from unconsciousness in that the oblivious person is conscious, and could or should be aware of the things of which they remain unaware. A state of obliviousness may be intentionally sought by those wishing to avoid acknowledging or dealing with surrounding realities. In fiction and literature, obliviousness is often used for comedic effect.


  1. obliviousness

    Obliviousness is the state or condition of being unaware, ignorant, or unconscious of what's happening around you. It often refers to individuals who are completely forgetful, heedless, or unmindful of current events, immediate surroundings, or the feelings of others. Obliviousness can also refer to lack of attention or concern about a specific matter.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of obliviousness in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of obliviousness in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

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    marked by sudden changes in subject and sharp transitions
    • A. obnoxious
    • B. abrupt
    • C. cosmopolitan
    • D. whirring

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