Synonyms of 'ignorance'
1 lack of education
In my ignorance, I had never heard of R and B music.
No more; where ignorance is bliss, 'Tis folly to be wise– Ode on a Distant Prospect of Eton College]
If ignorance is indeed bliss, it is a very low grade of the article– Chinese Epigrams Inside Out and Proverbs]
Ignorance is not bliss - it is oblivion– Generation of Vipers]
Ignorance, the stem and root of all evil
What we call evil is simply ignorance bumping its head in the dark
We live and learn, but not the wiser grow– Reason]
To be conscious that you are ignorant is a great step to knowledge– Sybil]
Nothing in all the world is more dangerous than sincere ignorance and conscientious stupidity– Strength to Love]
Ignorance is not innocence but sin– The Inn Album]
Ignorance itself is without a doubt a sin for those who do not wish to understand; for those who, however, cannot understand, it is the punishment of sin
Ignorance is the curse of God, Knowledge the wing wherewith we fly to heaven– Henry VI]
I know nothing except the fact of my ignorance
If you think education is expensive - try ignorance
He who knows and knows he knows, He is a wise man; seek him. He who knows and knows not he knows, He is asleep; wake him. He who knows not and knows he knows not, He is a child; teach him. He who knows not and knows not he knows not, He is a fool; shun him!
One half of the world does not know how the other half lives
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Illiteracy is the state of not knowing how to read or write.
The rise in illiteracy is one aspect of the crisis in education.
lack of education
Thesaurus for ignorance from the Collins English Thesaurus
Ignorance of something is lack of knowledge about it.