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Meaning of UNKNOWN

Pronunciation:  un'nown

WordNet Dictionary
  1. [n]  a variable whose values are solutions of an equation
  2. [n]  an unknown and unexplored region; "they came like angels out the unknown"
  3. [n]  anyone who does not belong in the environment in which they are found
  4. [adj]  being or having an unknown or unnamed source; "a poem by an unknown author"; "corporations responsible to nameless owners"; "an unnamed donor"
  5. [adj]  not known before; "used many strange words"; "saw many strange faces in the crowd"; "don't let anyone unknown into the house"
  6. [adj]  not famous or acclaimed; "an obscure family"; "unsung heroes of the war"
  7. [adj]  not known; "an unknown amount"; "an unknown island"; "an unknown writer"; "an unknown source"
  8. [adj]  not known to exist; "things obscurely felt surged up from unsuspected depths in her"- Edith Wharton

UNKNOWN is a 7 letter word that starts with U.


 Synonyms: alien, anonymous, chartless, dishonorable, inglorious, nameless, obscure, strange, stranger, terra incognita, transcendent, unbeknown(p), unbeknownst(p), uncharted, undiagnosed, undiscovered, unexplored, unfamiliar, unheard-of, unidentified, unknowable, unknown quantity, unknown region, unmapped, unnamed, unsung, unsuspected
 Antonyms: known
 See Also: foreigner, interloper, intruder, outsider, region, trespasser, unacknowledged, variable



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
\Un*known"\, a.
Not known; not apprehended. -- {Un*known"ness}, n. [R.]

Dream Dictionary
 Definition: Seeing an unknown person in your dream means a part of yourself that is repressed and hidden. Alternatively, it symbolizes the archetypal dream helper who is trying to offer some insight and advice.