Antonyms for unknown

general, conspicuous, fashionable, recognized, customary, universal, better-known, honorable, shopworn, far-famed, eminent, moth-eaten, illustrious, stereotyped, overt, tried, meaningful, potent, fabulous, musty, popular, hack, cliched, tired, commonplace, stale, discernible, big-name, Famed, indubitable, noteworthy, great, notable, strong, hot, infamous, substantial, prevailing, representative, prominent, acquaintance, proverbial, distinguished, patent, visible, cobwebby, best-known, evident, onymous, star, major, earth-shattering, received, voguish, glorious, influential, name, du jour, weighty, material, reputed, cliche, timeworn, faddy, palpable, happening, tried and true, well-worn, respected, frequent, mighty, banal, consequential, common, reputable, everyday, habitual, usual, archetypal, warmed-over, legendary, puissant, monumental, hackney, faddish, regular, remarkable, average, imitative, preferred, old, prevalent, characteristic, favorite, known, pop, heavy, vogue, famous, modish, fabled, tangible, hackneyed, earthshaking, newsworthy, outstanding, conventional, established, perceptible, prestigious, typical, suspected, standard, crowd-pleasing, derivative, exceptional, renowned, public, trite, powerful, vulgar, majority, important, tectonic, celebrated, ordinary, red hot, identified, leading, much, glaring, noted, overall, momentous, heavy-duty, big, well-known, obligatory, threadbare, significant, respectable, in, true, esteemed, time-honored, normal, eventful, traditional, notorious, Familiar, Popularized, estimable, large.

Quotes of unknown

  1. It was an unknown thing a lot of people had very bad trips and I like to be in control – Cilla Black
  2. To explain the unknown by the known is a logical procedure to explain the known by the unknown is a form of theological lunacy – David Brooks
  3. There came to port last Sunday night the queerest little craft without an inch of rigging on I looked and looked and laughed It seemed so curious that she should cross the unknown water and moor herself within my room my daughter O my daughter – George Washington Cable
  4. There is nothing that man fears more than the touch of the unknown He wants to see what is reaching towards him and to be able to recognize or at least classify it Man always tends to avoid physical contact with anything strange – Elias Canetti
  5. We have found a strange footprint on the shores of the unknown – Arthur Eddington
  6. Since that time I have had continuous contact with the persons who were completely unknown to me except that I knew they would hand whatever information I gave them to the Russian authorities – Klaus Fuchs
  7. A child's fear is a world whose dark corners are quite unknown to grownup people it has its sky and its abysses a sky without stars abysses into which no light can ever penetrate – Julien Green
  8. All we know is still infinitely less than all that remains unknown – William Harvey
  9. So poetry becomes a means for useful dialogue between people who are not only unknown but mute to each other It produces a dialogue among people that guards all of us against manipulation by our so -called leaders – June Jordan
  10. Afghan society is very complex and Afghanistan has a very complex culture Part of the reason it has remained unknown is because of this complexity – Mohsen Makhmalbaf
  11. People don't want their lives fixed Nobody wants their problems solved Their dramas Their distractions Their stories resolved Their messed cleaned up Because what would they have left Just the big scary unknown – Chuck Palahniuk
  12. Very few beings really seek knowledge in this world Mortal or immortal few really ASK On the contrary they try to wring from the unknown the answers they have already shaped in their own minds – Anne Rice
  13. Right now any opinion anyone has about whether dogs can or cannot really tell when their owner is coming home by some unknown means nobody knows The weight of evi dence suggests they can – Rupert Sheldrake
  14. I have no ambition to surprise my reader Castles with unknown passages are not compatible with my homely muse – Anthony Trollope
  15. Uniform ideas originating among entire peoples unknown to each other must have a common ground of truth – Giambattista Vico

Usage examples for unknown

  1. If he was unknown to me I would kindly say to him Follow me – Adventures in the Philippine Islands by Paul P. de La Gironière
  2. That the unknown had got up stairs was almost impossible – The Circular Staircase by Mary Roberts Rinehart
  3. But as to the Dutchman's story about an unknown island our captain seems to think that is possible and you tell us you are of the same opinion – Foul Play by Charles Reade Dion Boucicault
  4. It seemed to him that the face of the leader was not entirely unknown to him – The Prussian Terror by Alexandre Dumas
  5. “ No one however ever dreamed of any thing absolutely unknown to him – The Physiology of Taste by Brillat Savarin
  6. “ I should prefer to remain unknown – The Metropolis by Upton Sinclair
  7. Her grave is unknown – A Wanderer in Florence by E. V. Lucas
  8. He would go where the influence of the Church was unknown and where it was not even a name – If Any Man Sin by H. A. Cody
  9. “ To the beautiful unknown whispered the poet into his friend's ear – The Grey Cloak by Harold MacGrath
  10. From which it appeared that this culprit was not unknown – When Ghost Meets Ghost by William Frend De Morgan
  11. At this very time it is sad to reflect his last resting place was unknown – The Naval Pioneers of Australia by Louis Becke and Walter Jeffery
  12. “ Palliser's arguments and points of aspect were less unknown to T Tembarom than his own were to Palliser – T. Tembarom by Frances Hodgson Burnett
  13. When I had finished she did no more at first than to ask me if indeed Messer Dante was the unknown poet who had so delighted Florence – The God of Love by Justin Huntly McCarthy
  14. And she was almost glad that Claude was unknown – The Way of Ambition by Robert Hichens
  15. He didn't write one line about me and I turned up in Sahalin utterly unknown – Letters of Anton Chekhov by Anton Chekhov Translated by Constance Garnett
  16. This seemed to mean the death of some son unknown to Granny Marrable ” – When Ghost Meets Ghost by William Frend De Morgan
  17. Credit twenty head of cattle brand unknown – The Ridin' Kid from Powder River by Henry Herbert Knibbs
  18. He would have been proud to be the unknown father of a great man – In a Little Town by Rupert Hughes
  19. At supper time the hostess and the rest of the family took their places at the long table as was the custom and he astonished them by his knowledge not only of town history but of village matters they had supposed unknown to any one – The Story Of Waitstill Baxter by By Kate Douglas Wiggin
  20. However strange new and unknown facts may be we need not fear they are going to destroy the truth of the old ones – Occultism and Common-Sense by Beckles Willson

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