unpedantic

adjective
un·​pe·​dan·​tic | \ ˌən-pi-ˈdan-tik How to pronounce unpedantic (audio) \

Definition of unpedantic

: not narrowly, dully, or ostentatiously learned or academic : not pedantic … a pleasantly unpedantic lesson in writing a short, coherent history of a long and confusing period.— Graham Robb

Other Words from unpedantic

unpedantically \ ˌən-​pi-​ˈdan-​ti-​k(ə-​)lē How to pronounce unpedantic (audio) \ adverb

First Known Use of unpedantic

1782, in the meaning defined above

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“Unpedantic.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/unpedantic. Accessed 15 Jan. 2021.

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