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Definitions of unknown

  1. a variable whose values are solutions of an equation Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  2. An unknown person or quantity. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  3. not famous or acclaimed; "an obscure family"; "unsung heroes of the war" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  4. not known to exist; "things obscurely felt surged up from unsuspected depths in her"- Edith Wharton Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  5. not known; "an unknown amount"; "an unknown island"; "an unknown writer"; "an unknown source" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  6. Not known; not apprehended. Webster Dictionary DB
  7. Not known, or not capable of being known. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  8. Not known; immense; not having had cohabitation. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  9. Not understood clearly; doubtful; not recognised by remembrance; greater than is imagined. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.

Usage examples for unknown

  1. No one, however, ever dreamed of any thing absolutely unknown to him. – The Physiology of Taste by Brillat Savarin
  2. This seemed to mean the death of some son unknown to Granny Marrable. – When Ghost Meets Ghost by William Frend De Morgan
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