unacademic

adjective
un·​ac·​a·​dem·​ic | \ ˌən-ˌa-kə-ˈde-mik How to pronounce unacademic (audio) \

Definition of unacademic

: not academic: such as
a : not relating to schools and formal education unacademic pursuits
b : not having or showing an interest in or an aptitude for academic studies … secondary art schools for bright but unacademic youths …— Ray Olson

Other Words from unacademic

unacademically \ ˌən-​ˌa-​kə-​ˈde-​mi-​k(ə-​)lē How to pronounce unacademically (audio) \ adverb

First Known Use of unacademic

1844, in the meaning defined above

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