Meaning of “oblivion” in the English Dictionary

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oblivionnoun [ U ]

us /əˈblɪv·i·ən/

oblivion noun [ U ] (MENTAL STATE)

the state of being unconscious or lacking awareness of what is happening around you

oblivion noun [ U ] (FORGOTTEN BY OTHERS)

the state of being completely forgotten by the public:

He wrote one extraordinary book and then faded into oblivion.

(Definition of “oblivion” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)