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benighted

adjective uk   /bɪˈnaɪ.tɪd/ us    /-t̬ɪd/ literary
without knowledge or morals: Some of the early explorers thought of the local people as benighted savages who could be exploited.
Translations of “benighted”
in Chinese (Traditional) 愚昧的,無知的…
in Chinese (Simplified) 愚昧的,无知的…
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