Misapprehension vs Ignorance - What's the difference?

misapprehension | ignorance |


As a noun misapprehension

is a failure to understand something; an illusion, misconception or misunderstanding.

As a proper noun ignorance is

a personification of ignorance.

misapprehension

English

Noun

(en noun)
  • a failure to understand something; an illusion, misconception or misunderstanding
  • ignorance

    Alternative forms

    * ignoraunce

    Noun

  • The condition of being uninformed or uneducated. Lack of knowledge or information.
  • Derived terms

    * ignorant * willful ignorance * ignorance is bliss

    Synonyms

    * unawareness * blindness