from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • adjective Not expert; unskilled.

from The Century Dictionary.

  • Not expert; not skilled; not having knowledge or dexterity derived from practice.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • adjective obsolete Destitute of experience or of much experience.
  • adjective Not expert; not skilled; destitute of knowledge or dexterity derived from practice.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • adjective Inept or unskilled; not of expert ability or quality.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adjective lacking professional skill or expertise


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