: lacking complete or sufficient information about a subject
If people depend on it for all or most of their information, they are woefully underinformed because we leave stuff out. Av Westin

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Word History

First Known Use

1853, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of underinformed was in 1853

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“Underinformed.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/underinformed. Accessed 3 Oct. 2022.

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