un·​guid·​ed | \ ˌən-ˈgī-dəd How to pronounce unguided (audio) \

Definition of unguided

: not guided: such as
a : not led by a guide an unguided tour
b : not subject to guidance after launching an unguided missile

Examples of unguided in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web The anti-armor weapons likely include more Javelin missiles and unguided AT4 anti-tank rockets. Kyle Mizokami, Popular Mechanics, 29 July 2022 Most rocket artillery systems are unguided, and rocket artillery is less accurate than tube (howitzer) artillery. Kyle Mizokami, Popular Mechanics, 25 May 2022 But with an unguided reentry vehicle in place of the glider. David Axe, Forbes, 28 Oct. 2021 But predictably with unguided projectiles, there are wayward shots that hit the monastery instead. New York Times, 6 June 2022 Quicksink, developed by the Air Force Research Lab, turns a typical 2,000-pound unguided bomb into one capable of tracking and then quickly sinking a moving ship. Kyle Mizokami, Popular Mechanics, 10 May 2022 The Ukrainian Border Guard Service said border areas in the Sumy region, east of Kharkiv, were hit with six unguided missiles. Yuras Karmanau, BostonGlobe.com, 29 May 2022 The Ukrainian Border Guard Service said border areas in the Sumy region, east of Kharkiv, were hit with six unguided missiles. Elena Becatoros And Ricardo Mazalan, Anchorage Daily News, 29 May 2022 The Su-24s and Su-25s carry only unguided rockets and bombs. David Axe, Forbes, 7 May 2022 See More

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First Known Use of unguided

1585, in the meaning defined above

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“Unguided.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/unguided. Accessed 28 Sep. 2022.

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