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oblivious
used in The Sunlight Dialogues

8 uses
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Definition
unaware of
  • He seemed oblivious to the smell of the place and of his bearded neighbor, oblivious too to the man's talk, the sullen anger of the two young Indians.
    2 — When the Exorcist Shall Go to the House of the Patient... (11% in)
  • She shook her fist, leaning out at them, shameless, oblivious, hurling obscenities like mud.
    1 — The Watchdog (40% in)
  • He seemed oblivious to the smell of the place and of his bearded neighbor, oblivious too to the man's talk, the sullen anger of the two young Indians.
    2 — When the Exorcist Shall Go to the House of the Patient... (11% in)
  • And yet he was lying to himself, he knew; they did not scorn him but merely passed by, oblivious even to the fact that he scorned them.
    5 — Hunting Wild Asses (46% in)
  • They still seemed oblivious to their mother's talk.
    5 — Hunting Wild Asses (81% in)
  • Still silently clapping, unpersuaded, the small boy watched his father moving toward him, oblivious as a tide.
    8 — The Kleppmann File (95% in)
  • Nuper, moving on, oblivious to it all, put the box in the back seat of his car, reaching it in through the open left-rear window.
    10 — Poetry and Life (59% in)
  • The square car started very smoothly and inched down the street, solemn and oblivious, like an old Phaeton carriage from another time and place, unhurried, dire of purpose.
    13 — Nah ist—und schwer zu fassen der Gott (89% in)

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