Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. omniscient; all-knowing

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. All-knowing.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • All-knowing; omniscient.

Etymologies

Latin omniscius. (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • [126] Fabius terms him, and painful omniscious philosopher, that writ so excellently and admirably well, could not please all parties, or escape censure.

    Anatomy of Melancholy

  • I should here except some Cynics, Menippus, Diogenes, that Theban Crates; or to descend to these times, that omniscious, only wise fraternity

    Anatomy of Melancholy

  • During the entire period of her absence the omniscious Simeon, with a mysterious, and even somewhat proud air, managed to inform

    Yama: the pit

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