Synonyms for (noun) unknown quantity

Synonyms: unknown, unknown quantity

Definition: a variable whose values are solutions of an equation

Similar words: variable

Definition: a symbol (like x or y) that is used in mathematical or logical expressions to represent a variable quantity


Synonyms: unknown quantity

Definition: a factor in a given situation whose bearing and importance is not apparent

Usage: I don't know what the new man will do; he's still an unknown quantity

Similar words: factor

Definition: anything that contributes causally to a result

Usage: a number of factors determined the outcome