Definition of unobservance in English:

unobservance

noun

  • The action or practice of not following or respecting a particular rule or law, or of not fulfilling a duty, etc.; the action of not noticing or paying attention to what is happening.

Origin

Mid 17th century; earliest use found in Richard Whitlock (b. ?1616). From un- + observance, after unobservant.

Pronunciation

unobservance

/(ˌ)ʌnəbˈzəːvns/