Origin of nescience
Examples from the Web for nescience
All attempt at concealment implies some practice of the opposite, or undivine science, founded on nescience.
Sometimes James was thrown into a blind rage by the complacency with which from the depths of his nescience his father dogmatised.The Hero|William Somerset Maugham
Men of science though they be, their philosophy is the philosophy of nescience and the philosophy of despair.Modern Skepticism|C. J. Ellicott
As long as it is the object of Nescience, there are applied to it the categories of devotee, object of devotion, and the like101.The Vedanta-Sutras with the Commentary by Sankaracarya|Translator: George Thibaut
It is a nescience whereby human aspirations are cribbed within ruled lines and made to balance on the opposite side.The Belovd Vagabond|William J. Locke
British Dictionary definitions for nescience
Word Origin for nescience
Word Origin and History for nescience
"ignorance," 1610s, from Late Latin nescientia, from nesciens (see nescient).