Definition of unfamiliarity noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



    BrE BrE//ˌʌnfəˌmɪliˈærəti//
    ; NAmE NAmE//ˌʌnfəˌmɪliˈærəti//
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  1. 1the fact of not knowing or recognizing somebody/something the unfamiliarity of these new faces
  2. 2unfamiliarity (with something) the fact of having no knowledge or experience of something He admits his relative unfamiliarity with this literature.
  3. opposite familiarity (1)