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English definition of “the uninitiated”

the uninitiated

noun [plural]     /ˌʌn.ɪˈnɪʃ.i.eɪ.tɪd/ US  /-t̬ɪd/ mainly humorous
people who are without knowledge or experience of a particular subject or activity: Michelle, for the uninitiated, is the central female character in ITV's latest comedy series.Inexperienced people and lack of experience uninitiated     adjective
(Definition of the uninitiated noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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