Definition of underprepared
: inadequately prepared
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Faced with dismal success rates, Los Angeles Trade-Technical College was desperate for new ideas to help some of the city’s most underprepared students gain the math skills needed to earn a degree or transfer to a four-year university.
The recent political earthquakes have found us intellectually and emotionally underprepared, even helpless.
However, a line needs to be drawn somewhere about what can be permissible and what represents such a high danger than allowing underprepared (and potentially oblivious) tourists into an area.
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