Definitions for untrained

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. untrained(adj)

    not disciplined or conditioned or made adept by training

    "an untrained voice"; "untrained troops"; "young minds untrained in the habit of concentration"

Wiktionary

  1. untrained(Adjective)

    Lacking training, not having been instructed in something.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Untrained(adj)

    not trained

  2. Untrained(adj)

    not trainable; indocile

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Dirk Hoogstra:

    I'm not sure people really understand how crazy it was to make the decision they made to go to war with the most powerful military in the world, being untrained and unorganized.

  2. Emma Ross:

    We adapted the central nervous system to be OK with not stopping exercise at those( normal) levels, to be more tolerant of high intensity, in an untrained person the system is quite conservative but shifts as you train.

  3. Lawrence Kubie:

    Today's family is built like a pyramid with all the intrafamilial rivalries, tensions, jealousies, angers, hatreds, loves and needs focused on the untrained, vulnerable, insecure, young, inexperienced and incompetent parental apex ... about whose incompetence our vaunted educational system does nothing.

  4. Dirk Hoogstra:

    Most people think of this time as a bunch of guys in wigs who got in a room and wrote up the Declaration of Independence, but it is so much more than that, i'm not sure people really understand how crazy it was to make the decision they made to go to war with the most powerful military in the world, being untrained and unorganized.

  5. Damion Martins:

    Even at the young age, the heart is a muscle...there are 16-year-olds that can have an enlarged heart from muscle, so it looks like an athlete EKG. It has higher voltage. Pediatricians say this is abnormal, but a sports medicine specialist would say that's the typical pattern of a trained athlete, untrained physicians overcall abnormality and that leads to further testing.

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