uncredentialed

adjective
un·​cre·​den·​tialed | \ ˌən-kri-ˈden(t)-shəld How to pronounce uncredentialed (audio) \

Definition of uncredentialed

: lacking credentials : not credentialed an uncredentialed researcher They know that … most bloggers are uncredentialed amateurs …— Richard A. Posner

Examples of uncredentialed in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Of course, not all TikTok eco-creators are uncredentialed. Emma Pattee, Wired, 11 Mar. 2021 To my uncredentialed eye, the humming looks like a neuro-sensory-feedback thing, so please run this by the child’s pediatrician. Washington Post, 24 Sep. 2020

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First Known Use of uncredentialed

1770, in the meaning defined above

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“Uncredentialed.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/uncredentialed. Accessed 18 Jun. 2021.

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