: not sophisticated: as
a : not changed or corrupted : genuine
b (1) : not worldly-wise : lacking social or economic sophistication (2) : lacking complexity of structure : simple, straightforward <an unsophisticated analysis> <unsophisticated rhythms>
Examples of UNSOPHISTICATED
- She was innocent and unsophisticated when she left for college.
- <mistakenly believed that the tribe was unsophisticated and would sell their land for a fraction of its worth>
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Related to UNSOPHISTICATED
- aw-shucks, dewy, dewy-eyed, green, ingenuous, innocent, naïf (or naif), primitive, simple, simpleminded, uncritical, unknowing, naive, unsuspecting, unsuspicious, unwary, unworldly, wide-eyed
- cosmopolitan, experienced, knowing, sophisticated, worldly, worldly-wise
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