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oblivious

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Definition unaware of
  • She is oblivious to the dangers.
oblivious = unaware of
  • She's a happy girl—oblivious to most of the unhappiness around her.
  • oblivious = unaware of
  • Marilla found Anne face downward on her bed, crying bitterly, quite oblivious of muddy boots on a clean counterpane.
    Montgomery, Lucy Maud  --  Anne Of Green Gables
  • They both now stood facing one another, as though oblivious of where they were, or what they had to do next.
    Dostoyevsky, Fyodor  --  The Idiot
  • Martin was now talking to himself, oblivious to his wife's presence, indifferent to her.
    Haldeman, Julius Mr. and Mrs.  --  Dust
  • It was a fact that Rebecca's attitude towards the opposite sex was still somewhat indifferent and oblivious, even for fifteen and a half.
    Wiggin, Kate Douglas  --  Rebecca Of Sunnybrook Farm
  • He towed his paint cart behind him, oblivious to the fact that he was being followed.
    Markus Zusak  --  The Book Thief
  • oblivious = unaware of
  • Thankfully, Stevie Rae was oblivious to my thoughts, and kept on talking.
    P.C. Cast & Kristin Cast  --  Marked
  • oblivious = unaware of
  • I hated the girl I saw there, and she didn't even care, didn't know, just staring out, oblivious.
    Sarah Dessen  --  Dreamland
  • oblivious = unaware
  • He stares at her with burning intensity, completely oblivious to Rosie.
    Sara Gruen  --  Water for Elephants
  • oblivious = unaware of
  • She seemed oblivious to me sitting there.
    Sue Monk Kidd  --  The Secret Life of Bees
  • oblivious = unaware of
  • But the figure inside the booth remained hunched over, oblivious ... never looking up, no matter how many times Eddie howled...
    Mitch Albom  --  The Five People You Meet in Heaven
  • oblivious = unaware of something
  • While Ronnie could see that it was anything but interesting to Susan, Will remained oblivious.
    Nicholas Sparks  --  The Last Song
  • oblivious = unaware
  • ...with several girls ... all pretending to be oblivious to the boys around them.
    Nicholas Sparks  --  Dear John
  • oblivious = unaware of
  • He was sitting in one of his office chairs, and he was reading, oblivious of the nightbugs dancing over his head.
    Harper Lee  --  To Kill a Mockingbird
  • oblivious = unaware
  • He couldn't be oblivious to the fact that Nessie was the only female of his kind that wasn't his half-sister.
    Stephenie Meyer  --  Breaking Dawn
  • oblivious = unaware of
  • ...he had fallen asleep sitting against his shelter wall, oblivious even to the mosquitoes,
    Gary Paulsen  --  Hatchet
  • oblivious = not giving notice (unaware of)
  • She is pushing the gnomes away from her, terrified, now oblivious of my presence.
    Nicholas Sparks  --  The Notebook
  • oblivious = unaware of
  • I wanted to be all alone in an attic like Skellig, with just the owls and the moonlight and an oblivious heart.
    David Almond  --  Skellig
  • oblivious = unaware
  • She had her head down, resting against the rail of the bed, and her shoulders shook as she wept, with Grandma Halley sleeping on, oblivious.
    Sarah Dessen  --  Someone Like You
oblivious = unaware of what was going on

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