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untrained

(ʌnˈtreɪnd)
adj
not having been trained: untrained volunteers.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.untrained - not disciplined or conditioned or made adept by traininguntrained - not disciplined or conditioned or made adept by training; "an untrained voice"; "untrained troops"; "young minds untrained in the habit of concentration"
trained - shaped or conditioned or disciplined by training; often used as a combining form; "a trained mind"; "trained pigeons"; "well-trained servants"

untrained

adjective amateur, inexperienced, unskilled, green, raw, unqualified, uneducated, untutored, unschooled, unpractised, untaught It is nonsense to say we have untrained staff dealing with emergencies.
trained, experienced, skilled, expert, schooled, taught, qualified, educated
Translations

untrained

[ˈʌnˈtreɪnd] ADJ [person] → sin formación, no capacitado; [teacher etc] → sin título (Sport) → no entrenado; [animal] → sin amaestrar
to the untrained ear/eyepara el oído/ojo de alguien que no es experto

untrained

[ˌʌnˈtreɪnd] adj [worker] → sans formation; [troops] → sans entraînement
to the untrained eye → à l'œil non exercé

untrained

adj person, teacherunausgebildet; voice, mindungeschult; animalundressiert; to the untrained ear/eyedem ungeschulten Ohr/Auge; to be untrained for somethingfür etw nicht ausgebildet sein; to be untrained in somethingin etw (dat)nicht ausgebildet sein

untrained

[ʌnˈtreɪnd] adj (worker, teacher) → privo/a di formazione professionale; (troops) → privo/a di addestramento
to the untrained eye/ear → ad un occhio inesperto/orrechio non esercitato
References in classic literature ?
It was a raw, untrained army, although some of its fractions had seen hard enough service, with a good deal of fighting, in the mountains of Western Virginia, and in Kentucky.
While that untrained voice, with its incorrect breathing and labored transitions, was sounding, even the connoisseurs said nothing, but only delighted in it and wished to hear it again.
Some of such things have been hit upon in the last resort of surgery; most of the kindred evidence that will recur to your mind has been demonstrated as it were by accident,--by tyrants, by criminals, by the breeders of horses and dogs, by all kinds of untrained clumsy-handed men working for their own immediate ends.
In the only place where she was known she was surrounded by indifference or animosity; and what chance had she, inexperienced and untrained, among the million bread-seekers of the cities?
This the knight was chiefly desirous of avoiding, conscious that the men whom he led, being hasty and untrained volunteers, imperfectly armed and unaccustomed to discipline, must, upon any sudden attack, fight at great disadvantage with the veteran soldiers of the Norman knights, who were well provided with arms both defensive and offensive; and who, to match the zeal and high spirit of the besiegers, had all the confidence which arises from perfect discipline and the habitual use of weapons.
"This is foolish, Hector; more like an untrained pup than a sensible hound; one who has got his education by hard experience, and not by nosing over the trails of other dogs, as a boy in the settlements follows on the track of his masters, be it right or be it wrong.
It is pleasant to think of the gloomy, untrained genius throwing off his gloom and bending all his talents to the task of teaching and amusing this little delicate child of seven.
When all is said, the book remains the greatest example in literature of what absolute earnestness may make possible for a plain and untrained man.
With the fiddles working themselves to the bone and the piano bounding under its persecutor's blows, Lady Wetherby ducked, side-stepped, rushed, and sprang, moving her arms in a manner that may have been classical Greek, but to the untrained eye looked much more like the last round of some open-air bout.
They were mongrels, kept spotlessly and germicidally clean, who were unattached and untrained. They composed a sort of reserve of raw material, to be worked into established troupes when an extra one or a substitute was needed.
And he could not help but contrast it with the weak pipings and shrill quaverings of factory girls, ill-nourished and untrained, and with the raucous shriekings from gin-cracked throats of the women of the seaport towns.
It was yet too far away for his untrained eyes to recognize it; but as he came closer he saw that it was a horse, and was about to resume the original direction of his way when he thought that he discerned a saddle upon the beast's back.