untutored
adjective Date: 1593 1. a. having no formal learning or training b. naive, unsophisticated 2. not produced or developed by instruction ; native <
untutored shrewdness
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Synonyms: see ignorant

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  • untutored — *ignorant, illiterate, unlettered, uneducated, untaught, unlearned Antonyms: tutored …   New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • untutored — ► ADJECTIVE ▪ not formally taught …   English terms dictionary

  • untutored — [unto͞ot′ərd] adj. 1. not tutored or taught; uneducated 2. simple; naive; unsophisticated SYN. IGNORANT …   English World dictionary

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  • untutored — adj. untutored in * * * [ˌʌn tjuːtəd] untutored in …   Combinatory dictionary

  • untutored — un|tu|tored [ʌnˈtju:təd US ˈtu:tərd] adj formal not having been taught to do something to the untutored eye/ear/mind ▪ To the untutored ear, this music sounds as if it might have been written by Beethoven …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • untutored — adjective untrained, not taught or educated in a field of knowledge To my untutored eye all the trees looked alike …   Wiktionary

  • untutored — /un tooh teuhrd, tyooh /, adj. 1. not tutored; untaught; uninstructed. 2. naive, ignorant, or unsophisticated. [1585 95; UN 1 + TUTOR + ED2] * * * …   Universalium

  • untutored — Synonyms and related words: Gothic, Philistine, amateurish, artless, barbarous, benighted, bookless, deceived, disembarrass, disembroil, disencumber, disentangle, empty headed, functionally illiterate, grammarless, heathen, hoodwinked, ill… …   Moby Thesaurus

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