Meaning of UNKNOWN in English

UNKNOWN

transcription, транскрипция: [ ˈʌnˈnəun ]

adj. & n. --adj. (often foll. by to) not known, unfamiliar (his purpose was unknown to me). --n. 1 an unknown thing or person. 2 an unknown quantity (equation in two unknowns). øunknown country see COUNTRY. unknown quantity a person or thing whose nature, significance, etc., cannot be determined. Unknown Soldier an unidentified representative member of a country's armed forces killed in war, given burial with special honours in a national memorial. unknown to without the knowledge of (did it unknown to me). Unknown Warrior = Unknown Soldier. øøunknownness n.

English main colloquial, spoken dictionary.      Английский основной разговорный словарь.