unguided


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unguided

(ʌnˈɡaɪdɪd)
adj
1. (Firearms, Gunnery, Ordnance & Artillery) (of a missile, bomb, etc) not having a flight path controlled either by radio signals or internal preset or self-actuating homing devices
2. without a guide: guided and unguided hikes.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.unguided - not subject to guidance or control after launchingunguided - not subject to guidance or control after launching; "unguided missiles"
guided - subject to guidance or control especially after launching; "a guided missile"
References in classic literature ?
His unguided feet, too, caught aggravatingly in brambles; and with it all he received a subtle suggestion to touch the corpse.
But do you know," she broke off, turning her quick eyes upon Madame Ratignolle and leaning forward a little so as to bring her face quite close to that of her companion, "sometimes I feel this summer as if I were walking through the green meadow again; idly, aimlessly, unthinking and unguided.
My horse was traveling practically unguided as I knew that I had probably less knowledge of the exact location of the trail to the pass than he, and thus it happened that he entered a defile which led to the summit of the range and not to the pass which I had hoped would carry me to the valley and to safety.
An unguided ramble into its recesses in bad weather is apt to engender dissatisfaction with its narrow, tortuous, and miry ways.
They opened for me that pedler's pack of which I have made so much ado, and I found that it was weighted less with pretty little sad love-tokens than with ignoble thoughts and deeds and an unguided life.
The vessel, unguided, had been moving slowly across the valley; but now I thought it time to take the helm and direct her course.
Van Brandt if I ventured alone and unguided into the city at night.
This was evidently my case, for I was now a loose, unguided creature, and had no help, no assistance, no guide for my conduct; I knew what I aimed at and what I wanted, but knew nothing how to pursue the end by direct means.
But there is sometimes nothing like the imagination of these people who have none, and Newman, now and then, in an unguided stroll in a foreign city, before some lonely, sad-towered church, or some angular image of one who had rendered civic service in an unknown past, had felt a singular inward tremor.
It seemed to me that some accident - say the loss of a memorandum indicating its locality - had deprived him of the means of recovering it, and that this accident had become known to his followers, who otherwise might never have heard that treasure had been concealed at all, and who, busying themselves in vain, because unguided attempts, to regain it, had given first birth, and then universal currency, to the reports which are now so common.
I thank God that the security agencies have already started arresting persons making unguided utterances.
AI unguided poses short and long term risk if not deployed responsibly