verb (used with object)
Origin of enlighten
SYNONYMS FOR enlighten
Examples from the Web for unenlightened
Yes, there are unenlightened people in this country who will discriminate based on skin color.An Inconvenient Truth: Neither Party Is Serious About Diversity|Ron Christie|December 6, 2013|DAILY BEAST
How is Pastor Jones so different from an unenlightened Islamist who would rip to shreds a Bible?
The other computer companies were corporate and mindless, selling their products to the unenlightened masses.
Anne Marshall gazed at the soiled and wrinkled glove with unenlightened eyes.Overland Red|Henry Herbert Knibbs
Khassid and Misnaged, the unenlightened and enlightened, are the same in the scale of their judgment.
No man is so strong with an unenlightened and barbarous race as he who claims power from God.A History of the Philippines|David P. Barrows
The estimate of their respective value was formed by the simple judgment of unenlightened and unprejudiced Barbarians.The History of The Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire|Edward Gibbon
Could he have seen that lion's unfurrowed brow and unenlightened expression, his heart would have sunk within him.The Tree of Knowledge|Mrs. Baillie Reynolds