uninitiated

adjective un·ini·ti·at·ed \ ˌən-ə-ˈni-shē-ˌā-təd \
Updated on: 8 Dec 2017

Definition of uninitiated

: lacking knowledge of or experience with something : not initiated : inexperienced
  • an uninitiated recruit
  • providing detailed instructions for the uninitiated [=for uninitiated people]

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