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uninstructed

[uhn-in-struhk-tid] /ˌʌn ɪnˈstrʌk tɪd/
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
1590-1600
1590-1600; un-1 + instruct + -ed2
Related forms
uninstructedly, adverb
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Examples for uninstructed
  • People uninstructed in any religion are ready to embrace the first that offers.
  • Though the art-lecture aspect of it may be glib and superficial in the main, it is enough to enlighten the uninstructed.
  • Your broker will continue, therefore, to retain discretion to vote uninstructed shares in director elections for these companies.
  • These effects were maintained over time for story writing and generalized to a third uninstructed genre, informative writing.

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