Crossword Genius

Express ignorance about Italian's title (6)


I believe the answer is:


'italian's title' is the definition.
(Italian equivalent to Mr)

'express ignorance about' is the wordplay.
'about' indicates a hidden word (the clue goes around or about the answer).
'SIGNOR' is hidden within 'express ignorance'.

(Other definitions for signor that I've seen before include "Italian gentleman" , "Title of Italian man" , "Title of Italian-speaking man" , "Italian mister" , "Guy in Rome" .)

I've seen this clue in The Guardian.
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