uninitiate

adjective
un·​ini·​tiate | \ ˌən-ə-ˈni-sh(ē-)ət How to pronounce uninitiate (audio) \

Definition of uninitiate

: lacking knowledge or experience : uninitiated, inexperienced

Other Words from uninitiate

uninitiate noun
As usual, there is much more information easily available than the uninitiate might expect. — Philip Morrison

First Known Use of uninitiate

1801, in the meaning defined above

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“Uninitiate.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/uninitiate. Accessed 24 Jan. 2021.

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