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unorganized

[uhn-awr-guh-nahyzd] /ʌnˈɔr gəˌnaɪzd/
adjective
1.
not organized; without organic structure.
2.
not formed into an organized or systematized whole:
an unorganized essay.
3.
without definite boundaries:
unorganized territory.
4.
not thinking or acting methodically.
5.
not belonging to or represented by a labor union:
unorganized workers.
Origin
1680-1690
1680-90; un-1 + organized
Can be confused
disorganized, unorganized.
Synonyms
2. casual, unsystematic, random, haphazard.
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Examples for unorganized
  • Clearly blue-collar and unorganized sector workers in those countries don't matter in these discussions.
  • They are unorganized and are going about this all wrong.
  • And pickup games would be too dangerous and unorganized with football.
  • They were good when the countries were unorganized and in disarray.
  • It would be a mistake, though, to suppose that the letters represent only an unorganized and chaotic flow of consciousness.
  • Most of this is haphazard and unorganized, but there are extreme cases.
  • Organized labor is weak, but unorganized labor is a lot weaker.
  • There was many times when it seemed that they were unorganized.
  • In addition, electronic permits can be issued in all unorganized territories.
  • The county board may provide for balloting by mail in unorganized territory.
British Dictionary definitions for unorganized

unorganized

/ʌnˈɔːɡəˌnaɪzd/
adjective
1.
not arranged into an organized system, structure, or unity
2.
(of workers) not unionized
3.
nonliving; inorganic
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