Inexperienced

  • 1 Inexperienced — In ex*pe ri*enced, a. Not having experience; unskilled; naive. Inexperienced youth. Cowper. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 2 inexperienced — I adjective amateur, artless, beardless, callow, green, ignarus, ignorant, ill qualified, immature, imperitus, inapt, inept, inexpert, innocent, lacking experience, lacking proficiency, lacking skill, naive, new, poorly qualified, raw, rudis,… …

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  • 3 inexperienced — 1620s, adjective formed from INEXPERIENCE (Cf. inexperience) …

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  • 4 inexperienced — [adj] unskilled, unfamiliar amateur, callow, fresh, green*, ignorant, immature, inept, inexpert, innocent, kid*, naive, new, prentice, raw*, rookie, rude, sophomoric, spring chicken*, tenderfoot*, unaccustomed, unacquainted, unconversant,… …

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  • 5 inexperienced — adj. VERBS ▪ be, feel, seem ADVERB ▪ extremely, fairly, very, etc. ▪ hopelessly …

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  • 6 inexperienced — [[t]ɪ̱nɪkspɪ͟əriənst[/t]] ADJ GRADED If you are inexperienced, you have little knowledge or experience of a particular situation or activity. They are inexperienced when it comes to decorating... Routine tasks are often delegated to inexperienced …

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  • 7 inexperienced — adj. inexperienced at, in * * * [ˌɪnɪk spɪ(ə)rɪənst] in inexperiencedat …

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  • 8 inexperienced — in|ex|pe|ri|enced [ˌınıkˈspıəriənst US ˈspır ] adj not having had much experience ▪ inexperienced pilots …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 9 inexperienced — in|ex|pe|ri|enced [ ,ınık spıəriənst ] adjective * lacking experience: a promising but inexperienced team …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 10 inexperienced — adjective not having had much experience: Lyn is still too young and inexperienced to go abroad on her own …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 11 inexperienced — adjective she s inexperienced, but we expect her to become an excellent teacher Syn: unseasoned, unpracticed, untrained, unschooled, unqualified, unskilled, amateur; ignorant, unversed, inexpert; ill equipped, ill prepared; naive, unsophisticated …

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  • 12 inexperienced */ — UK [ˌɪnɪkˈspɪərɪənst] / US [ˌɪnɪkˈspɪrɪənst] adjective lacking experience a promising but inexperienced team …

    English dictionary

  • 13 inexperienced — inexperience ► NOUN ▪ lack of experience. DERIVATIVES inexperienced adjective …

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  • 14 inexperienced — adjective see inexperience …

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  • 15 inexperienced — /in ik spear ee euhnst/, adj. not experienced; lacking knowledge, skill, or wisdom gained from experience. [1620 30; INEXPERIENCE + ED2] Syn. untrained, unskilled, inexpert, unpracticed; raw, green, naive, uninitiated. * * * …

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  • 16 inexperienced — adjective /ɪnəkˈspɪəɹiənst/ Not experienced; lacking knowledge or experience; green …

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  • 17 inexperienced — Synonyms and related words: a novice at, a stranger to, artless, awkward, befoolable, blankminded, born yesterday, budding, callow, dewy, disaccustomed, dumb, empty, empty headed, foolable, fresh, gauche, green, green as grass, groping, growing,… …

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  • 18 inexperienced — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) adj. green, raw, untrained, fresh; naive. See unskillfulness, youth.Ant., experienced, sophisticated. II (Roget s IV) modif. Syn. unused, unaccustomed, unhabituated, unadapted, unskilled, untrained,… …

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  • 19 inexperienced — in·ex pe·ri·enced || ‚ɪnɪk spɪrɪənst / ɪər adj. lacking experience, unpracticed, unfamiliar, green; unskilled, lacking knowledge …

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  • 20 inexperienced — a. Unpractised, untrained, uninitiated, unschooled, raw, unversed, unconversant, undisciplined, unskilled, green, without experience …

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