unenlightened

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adjective un·en·light·ened \ˌən-in-ˈlī-tənd, -en-\

Definition of unenlightened

  1. :  having or showing a lack of necessary knowledge or understanding :  not enlightened < … his disregard for society's margins seems particularly unenlightened. — Genevieve Stuttaford> < … an audience of unenlightened laymen. — Joyce Carol Oates>

1650

First Known Use of unenlightened

1650


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