- not instructed; uninformed; uneducated.
- (of a person acting in a representative capacity) not furnished with orders on how to proceed or vote; uncommitted: uninstructed convention delegates.
Origin of uninstructed
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Examples from the Web for uninstructed
"Norm went in uninstructed," a senior Bush administration official recalled.The Sins of the First Gulf War
January 22, 2011
And for the rest, what do you know of Doubles which those who are uninstructed cannot discern?Morning Star
H. Rider Haggard
In my world of a village, revenge is a common passion; it is the sin of the uninstructed.My Novel, Complete
The instructed are, on the whole, of greater consideration than the uninstructed.Public School Education
After a while a happy thought occurs to these uninstructed Jews.Modern Skepticism
C. J. Ellicott
Roads—it may be news to the uninstructed—cannot be made with dirt.The Great North Road: London to York
Charles G. Harper