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3. Another possibility is the conjunction of ob (“over”) + liv- ("to become dark", from livid), hence, to have the mind darkened, forget; to forget.
- oblivious (adj.)
- mid-15c., from Latin obliviosus "forgetful, that easily forgets; producing forgetfulness," from oblivion (see oblivion). Meaning "unaware, unconscious (of something)" is from 1862, formerly regarded as erroneous, this is now the general meaning and the word has lost its original sense of "no longer aware or mindful." Properly should be used with to, not of. Related: Obliviously; obliviousness.
- 1. Llewelyn appeared oblivious of his surroundings.
- 2. He drove off, oblivious of the damage he had caused.
- 3. He was quite oblivious of the danger.
- 4. Wrapped in her problems , Chin was oblivious to her surroundings.
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- 5. She lay motionless where she was, oblivious to pain.
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