Definition of unskilled
- an unskilled worker
- unskilled jobs
- produced unskilled poems
an unskilled handling of the facial features in the portrait explains why it is attributed to “school of Velázquez” and not to the master himself
hired unskilled workers because they would work for lower wages
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: not having special skills : without training or education
: not requiring special skills or training
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