Definitions for unskilledʌnˈskɪld
This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word unskilled
Random House Webster's College Dictionary
of or pertaining to workers who lack technical training or skill.
not demanding special training or skill:
showing a lack of skill or competence:
an unskilled painting.
not skilled or expert.
Origin of unskilled:
not having or showing or requiring special skill or proficiency
"unskilled in the art of rhetoric"; "an enthusiastic but unskillful mountain climber"; "unskilled labor"; "workers in unskilled occupations are finding fewer and fewer job opportunities"; "unskilled workmanship"
amateurish, amateur, inexpert, unskilled(adj)
lacking professional skill or expertise
"a very amateurish job"; "inexpert but conscientious efforts"; "an unskilled painting"
not doing a good job
"incompetent at chess"
Kernerman English Learner's Dictionary
not having or requiring special training
unskilled work/labor; unskilled workers
Of a person or workforce: not having a skill or technical training.
Of a job: not requiring skill or training.
Of a made object: inexpertly made or showing a lack of skill.
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