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uninformed

adjective uk   /ˌʌn.ɪnˈfɔːmd/ us    /-ˈfɔːrmd/
not having much information about something; not informed : Individuals and businesses appear woefully uninformed about this aspect of the information age.

uninformed

noun [plural] uk   /ˌʌn.ɪnˈfɔːmd/ us    /-ˈfɔːrmd/
the uninformed people who do not have much information or knowledge about something: Individuals with knowledge must attempt to educate the uninformed.
Translations of “uninformed”
in Chinese (Traditional) 資訊貧乏的, 不瞭解情況的, 無知的…
in Chinese (Simplified) 信息贫乏的, 不了解情况的, 无知的…
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