untaught


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untaught

1. without training or education
2. attained or achieved without instruction
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It seems, on the contrary, to have been a perfectly spontaneous, untaught feeling on his side, and this surprises me.
Sometimes you saw an untaught stoicism which was profoundly moving.
All he knew was that he could not eat the flesh of this black man, and thus hereditary instinct, ages old, usurped the functions of his untaught mind and saved him from transgressing a worldwide law of whose very existence he was ignorant.
When he considered on what a spare allowance of food she lived, how neglected and untaught she was, and how her natural cunning had been sharpened by necessity and privation, he scarcely doubted it.
Moreover, from one or two remarks let fall in the course of conversation, he thought it possible that she had what Katharine professed to lack, a passionate, if untaught, appreciation of literature.
More, then, than that once-a-year celebration, we need to learn more about how we have struggled, for more than a hundred years, for independence, with so much untaught in schools and, just as importantly, so much to unlearn, as in the idea that we were 'granted independence.'
It was Jean Dubuffet who coined the term Art Brut and championed the merits of untaught, outsider artists.
Whatever the reason, it is not morally right that a sick person should go untreated or a child go untaught just because government officers do not agree with unionists or because the egos of certain individuals are at odds with each other.
'The history of America from the Incas to the present must be taught in its smallest detail, even if the Greek Archons go untaught.'
"The young people use their way to present and pass down the untaught history," as there is a slow progress on transitional justice.
These results are consistent with the notion that derived-relations testing is critical to the formation of untaught stimulus relations.
The following deceptively simple practice, which only takes a minute or two, will help you build the important - and untaught - skill of savouring your joys.