uninstructed

[ uhn-in-struhk-tid ]
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adjective
  1. not instructed; uninformed; uneducated.

  2. (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

1
First recorded in 1590–1600; un-1 + instruct + -ed2

Other words from uninstructed

  • un·in·struct·ed·ly, adverb

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