Pronunciation of Obliviousness
/əblˈɪvɪəsnəs/, /əblˈɪvɪəsnəs/, /ə_b_l_ˈɪ_v_ɪ__ə_s_n_ə_s/
Antonyms for obliviousness:
Synonyms for obliviousness:
Other synonyms and related words:
Sense 1 (noun)
inadvertence, detachment, lack of interest, befuddlement, unconcern, distraction, disinterestedness, heedlessness, carelessness, absence, unconsciousness, apathy, indifference, preoccupation, aloofness, negligence, disregardfulness, Inobservance, Incuriosity, absent-mindedness, lapse, disregard, inattention, oversight, dreaminess, thoughtlessness, forgetfulness.
Usage examples for obliviousness:
- A sense of pique, of wonder at his politeness and half- resentment at his obliviousness of her presence, drew her back and she leaned against his desk. - "Shadow Mountain", Dane Coolidge.
- His immediate obliviousness to our presence was so insulting that if Gootes had not made the first move to leave I should have done so myself. - "Greener Than You Think", Ward Moore.