Definition of unguided in English:


Syllabification: un·guid·ed
Pronunciation: /ˌənˈgīdid


  • 1Not guided in a particular path or direction; left to take its own course.
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    • These Web sites need to support both guided and unguided exploration.
    • At the same time it conflicts with theistic beliefs that many parents seek to instill in their children that life results from guided, rather than unguided change.
    • He relies upon personal interest to accomplish his ends and gives free scope to the unguided strength and common sense of the people.
  • 1.1(Of a missile) not directed by remote control or internal equipment. Compare with ballistic missile and guided.
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    • The helicopter can be armed with a mixture of air-to-air and air-to-ground missiles, unguided rockets, and podded guns.
    • Bullets and unguided missiles slammed into the adamant wall, rocking it and chipping the façade, yet it held against the onslaught.
    • At the present time, there are also maneuvers involving precision weapons (guided and unguided missile systems).

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