unorganized

[ uhn-awr-guh-nahyzd ]
/ ʌnˈɔr gəˌnaɪzd /

adjective

not organized; without organic structure.
not formed into an organized or systematized whole: an unorganized essay.
without definite boundaries: unorganized territory.
not thinking or acting methodically.
not belonging to or represented by a labor union: unorganized workers.

Nearby words

  1. unobtrusive,
  2. unoccupied,
  3. unofficial,
  4. unopened,
  5. unopposed,
  6. unorganized ferment,
  7. unoriginal,
  8. unorthodox,
  9. unorthodoxy,
  10. unostentatious

Origin of unorganized

First recorded in 1680–90; un-1 + organized

Can be confuseddisorganized unorganized

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British Dictionary definitions for unorganized

unorganized

unorganised

/ (ʌnˈɔːɡəˌnaɪzd) /

adjective

not arranged into an organized system, structure, or unity
(of workers) not unionized
nonliving; inorganic
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Word Origin and History for unorganized

unorganized

adj.

1680s, from un- (1) "not" + past participle of organize.

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