Definition of nescients


Scrabble & Words with Friends points

  • nescients is a valid Scrabble word with a point value of 11 according to TWL06 dictionary
  • nescients is a valid Words with Friends word with a point value of 14 according to ENABLE dictionary

Definition of nescients

  • uneducated in general; lacking knowledge or sophistication (adjective)

    Examples

    1. nescient of contemporary literature

    Synonyms

    1. ignorant
    2. unlearned
    3. unlettered

  • holding that only material phenomena can be known and knowledge of spiritual matters or ultimate causes is impossible (adjective)

    Synonyms

    1. unbelieving

See definition of nescients in Merriam Webster