Definitions for unlearnedʌnˈlɜr nɪd for 1,2,5 ; ʌnˈlɜrnd for 3,4

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. unconditioned, innate, unlearned(adj)

    not established by conditioning or learning

    "an unconditioned reflex"

  2. unlearned(adj)

    not well learned

  3. ignorant, nescient, unlearned, unlettered(adj)

    uneducated in general; lacking knowledge or sophistication

    "an ignorant man"; "nescient of contemporary literature"; "an unlearned group incapable of understanding complex issues"; "exhibiting contempt for his unlettered companions"

Wiktionary

  1. unlearned(Adjective)

    Of a person, ignorant, uneducated, untaught, untrained.

  2. unlearned(Adjective)

    Of a behavior, not learned; innate.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Unlearned(adj)

    not learned; untaught; uneducated; ignorant; illiterate

  2. Unlearned(adj)

    not gained by study; not known

  3. Unlearned(adj)

    not exhibiting learning; as, unlearned verses

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Mark Twain:

    Education consists mainly in what we have unlearned. - Notebook, 1898

  2. Francis Bacon:

    Many secrets of art and nature are thought by the unlearned to be magical.

  3. Med Jones:

    In pursuit of knowledge, something new is learned. in pursuit of wisdom, something old is unlearned.

  4. Med Jones:

    In seeking knowledge, something new is learned In seeking wisdom, something old is unlearned To grow, we need to learn, unlearn and re-learn

  5. Med Jones:

    In pursuit of knowledge, something new is learned in pursuit of wisdom, something old is unlearned. To grow, we need to learn, unlearn and re-learn.


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