uneducated

  • 1 uneducated — index unversed Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

    Law dictionary

  • 2 uneducated — 1580s, from UN (Cf. un ) (1) not + pp. of EDUCATE (Cf. educate) …

    Etymology dictionary

  • 3 uneducated — *ignorant, illiterate, unlettered, untaught, untutored, unlearned Analogous words: *rude, crude, rough, raw, callow, green, uncouth Antonyms: educated …

    New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • 4 uneducated — [adj] lacking knowledge benighted, empty headed, ignoramus, ignorant, illiterate, inerudite, know nothing*, lowbrow*, uncultivated, uncultured, uninstructed, unlearned, unlettered, unread, unrefined, unschooled, untaught, untutored; concept 402… …

    New thesaurus

  • 5 uneducated — ► ADJECTIVE ▪ poorly educated …

    English terms dictionary

  • 6 uneducated — [spelling only] …

    English World dictionary

  • 7 uneducated — [[t]ʌ̱ne̱ʤʊkeɪtɪd[/t]] ADJ GRADED Someone who is uneducated has not received much education. Though an uneducated man, Chavez was not a stupid one. Ant: educated N PLURAL: the N The uneducated are people who are uneducated. The poor and… …

    English dictionary

  • 8 uneducated — un|ed|u|cat|ed [ʌnˈedjukeıtıd US dʒə ] adj not educated to the usual level, or showing that someone is not well educated ▪ a largely uneducated workforce …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 9 uneducated — adjective not educated to the usual level, or showing that someone is not well educated: ignorant and uneducated opinions …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 10 uneducated — UK [ʌnˈedjʊˌkeɪtɪd] / US [ʌnˈedʒəˌkeɪtəd] adjective not having had much education a bright but uneducated man …

    English dictionary

  • 11 uneducated — /ʌnˈɛdʒəkeɪtəd/ (say un ejuhkaytuhd) adjective 1. not educated. 2. not showing signs of education: an uneducated handwriting …

    Australian English dictionary

  • 12 uneducated — /un ej oo kay tid, ed yoo /, adj. not educated. [1580 90; UN 1 + EDUCATED] Syn. untutored, unschooled, untaught, uninstructed, unenlightened, uninformed, uncultivated. See ignorant. * * * …

    Universalium

  • 13 uneducated — adjective not educated …

    Wiktionary

  • 14 uneducated — Synonyms and related words: Gothic, Philistine, barbarous, benighted, bookless, colloquial, common, conversational, deceived, empty headed, everyday, familiar, functionally illiterate, grammarless, heathen, hoodwinked, ignorant, ill educated,… …

    Moby Thesaurus

  • 15 uneducated — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) adj. ignorant, untaught, untutored, illiterate. See ignorance. II (Roget s IV) modif. Syn. illiterate, unschooled, untaught; see ignorant 2 . See Synonym Study at ignorant . III (Roget s 3… …

    English dictionary for students

  • 16 uneducated — un|ed|u|cat|ed [ ʌn edʒə,keıtəd ] adjective not having had much education …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 17 uneducated — adj. not educated, untaught, not enlightened …

    English contemporary dictionary

  • 18 uneducated — adjective poorly educated. Derivatives uneducable adjective …

    English new terms dictionary

  • 19 uneducated — a. Illiterate, unlettered, unlearned, untaught, uncultivated, uninstructed, unenlightened, ignorant, rude, uninformed …

    New dictionary of synonyms

  • 20 uneducated — adj 1. ignorant, illiterate, unlettered, uninstructed, untaught, unschooled, untutored, undisciplined, unlearned; green, raw, wide eyed, innocent; inexperienced, unaccomplished. 2. unaware, unacquainted, unconversant, unapprised, uninformed,… …

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