unstudious


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Adj.1.unstudious - not studiousunstudious - not studious        
unscholarly - not scholarly

unstudious

adjective
Lacking the requisite scholarship or instruction:
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(40) An entry in a family ricordanza, intriguingly written in a hand I am unable to identify, describes Carlo's unstudious nature, making him ill-suited to a Church career.
(109) According to Corwin, Marshall had "unstudious habits" and as a judge and attorney "preferred the quest of broad, underlying principles ...
[16] I do not hope much for it now; I am physically too far spent even to do what is a bitter comfort to hope I might have done, if the success of "The Gates Ajar" had not driven a very young woman who wanted money into rapid and unstudious work before the evil days came when work must be quietly put out of the imagination like other forms of suicide.