How to use Uneducated in a sentence
They are uneducated, indolent and vicious.
In his private character Shane O'Neill was a brutal, uneducated savage.
Jackson was a man of low birth, uneducated, prejudiced, and marked by strong personal feeling in all his beliefs and disbeliefs.
Physiologus had been abandoned by scholars, and left to take its chance among the tales and traditions of the uneducated mass.
Only one was executed, a poor, uneducated subaltern militia officer Joaquim Jose da Silva Xavier, nicknamed 0 Tiradentes (the Tooth-puller), the others being imprisoned or banished.Advertisement
In 1773 a Don Cossack called Pugachev, who was so uneducated that he could not even sign the manifestoes written for him, declared himself to be Peter III., and announced that he was going to St Petersburg to punish his faithless wife and place his son Paul on the throne.
What those who can read learn by means of writing, that do the uneducated learn by looking at a picture....
Joey is very uneducated when it comes to current events and topical subjects.
The aborigines, Sheng fan, or " wild savages," deserved the appellation in some respects, for they lived by the chase and had little knowledge even of husbandry; while the Chinese themselves, uneducated labourers, acknowledged no right except that of might.
The catechism as we know it is intended primarily for children and uneducated persons.Advertisement
Many of these primitive arts are still to be found in the more secluded districts, and perhaps the best work in pottery moulding in Mexico to-day is that of uneducated Indian artists.
That he might not be overtaxed he was left entirely uneducated, and his indolence was indulged to such an extent that he was not even expected to be clean.
The chief feature in this was an idea concerning which he and Mrs Mill often deliberated - the necessity of providing checks against uneducated democracy.
The uneducated mass of mankind, he complains, either " seldom reason at all," or " put passion in the place of reason," or " for want of large, sound, round-about sense " they direct their minds only to one part of the evidence, "converse with one sort of men, read but one sort of books, and will not come in the hearing of but one sort of notions, and so carve out to themselves a little Goshen in the intellectual world, where light shines, and, as they conclude, day blesses them; but the rest of the vast expansion they give up to night and darkness, and avoid coming near it."
But these beliefs are far from being confined to the uncivilized; Greek philosophers like Porphyry, no less than the fathers of the Church, held that the world was pervaded with spirits; side by side with the belief in witchcraft, we can trace through the middle ages the survival of primitive animistic views; and in our own day even these beliefs subsist in unsuspected vigour among the peasantry of the more uneducated European countries.Advertisement
He laboured for the attainment of a united Nonconformist body, which should retain the cultured element without alienating the uneducated.
Why does it then use the license fee to promote uneducated - indeed sometimes crass - ' pop '?
And those of us not of broom handle stature are lazy, uneducated or just plain greedy.
In the end the grants seem inaccessible to the largely uneducated people in the remote areas.
What many uneducated and untrained critics have failed to notice is that the author very cleverly weaves Jungian synchronicity into the very text itself.Advertisement
For a time the propaganda had very little success, because the uneducated peasants and factory workers could not understand the phraseology and abstract principles of socialism; but when the propagandists descended to a lower platform and spread rumours that the tsar had given all the land to the peasants, and was prevented by the proprietors and officials from carrying out his benevolent intentions, there was a serious danger of agrarian disorders, and energetic measures were adopted by the authorities.
Aristotle speaks of him as uneducated and simple-minded, and Plato describes him as struggling in vain with the difficulties of dialectic. His work represents one great aspect of Socratic philosophy, and should be compared with the Cyrenaic and Megarian doctrines.
But, when the zeal of Epiphanius was kindled against him, when Jerome, alarmed about his own reputation, and in defiance of his past attitude, turned against his once honoured teacher, and Theophilus, patriarch of Alexandria, found it prudent, for political reasons, and out of consideration for the uneducated monks, to condemn Origen - then his authority received a shock from which it never recovered.
While some magazines and newspapers are considered much more reliable than others, it can sometimes be difficult to ascertain which websites online has the most reliable information and which websites are full of uneducated opinions.
Knowing that many first time homebuyers are uneducated regarding the various mortgage products offered, some less-than-scrupulous lenders will label certain piggyback loans and interest only loans as first time home buyer loans.Advertisement
In Old French idiote referred to an uneducated person.
It's easy to spot communication issues if your child has never verbalized, but more subtle clues can fall through the cracks if parents are uneducated about associated warning signs.
Master's Degree or not, that is an uneducated and ignorant statement for anyone to make, much less make on national television.
They plan on uneducated consumers not understanding or not reading the fine print about all of the different prices.