English Thesaurus

Synonyms of 'untrained'

(adjective) 
Definition
without formal or adequate training or education
It is nonsense to say we have untrained staff dealing with emergencies.
Synonyms
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inexperienced
They are inexperienced when it comes to decorating.
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unskilled
Most of those who left the province to work abroad were unskilled.
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green
He was a young lad, very green and immature.
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raw
He is still raw but his potential shows.
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uneducated
He may have been an uneducated man, but he was not stupid.
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untutored
the sort of inept drivel that might be produced by an untutored 12-year-old
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unschooled
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unpractised
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untaught
Opposites
trained
, , , ,
schooled
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taught
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Additional synonyms

in the sense of green
Definition
inexperienced or gullible
He was a young lad, very green and immature.
Synonyms
new,
raw,
wet behind the ears (informal),
unpractised,
unversed
in the sense of inexperienced
Definition
having no knowledge or experience of a particular situation, activity, etc.
They are inexperienced when it comes to decorating.
Synonyms
new,
raw,
unschooled,
wet behind the ears (informal),
unacquainted,
unseasoned,
unpractised,
unversed,
in the sense of raw
Definition
untrained or inexperienced
He is still raw but his potential shows.

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