un·​tech·​ni·​cal ˌən-ˈtek-ni-kəl How to pronounce untechnical (audio)
: not technical
an untechnical explanation
untechnical vocabulary

Examples of untechnical in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Its findings thus far, though, have been oddly untechnical. Rory Smith, New York Times, 16 Dec. 2022 There is something in him that deeply resonates with us, something completely untechnical, unstylized, and unformalized. Michael Lapointe, The New Yorker, 26 Apr. 2022

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Word History

First Known Use

circa 1832, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of untechnical was circa 1832

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“Untechnical.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/untechnical. Accessed 2 Mar. 2024.

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