Definition of untutored in English:

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Pronunciation: /ʌnˈtjuːtəd/


Not formally taught or trained: the species are all much the same to the untutored eye
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  • The differences are so obvious to the untutored eye that it is impossible to believe that anyone ever considered the fake documents to be anything but forgeries.
  • Moreover, it is often difficult to tell that a counterproof was taken from a pastel, because to the untutored eye the original pastel's surface remains largely unaffected.
  • But even to the untutored eye, his work is special.
illiterate, unlettered, ignorant, ill-informed, uninformed, lowbrow;
uncouth, unsophisticated, uncultivated, uncultured, unaccomplished, unenlightened, philistine, benighted, backward, vulgar, simple
archaic rude

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