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What does the word unskillful mean?

What does the word unskillful mean?

not skillful
Definition of unskillful : not skillful : lacking in skill or proficiency.

What is the synonym of unskilled?

adjective. 1’unskilled manual workers’ untrained, unqualified, untaught, unschooled, underskilled. manual, blue-collar, labouring, menial. inexpert, inexperienced, unpractised, unequipped, unversed, unaccomplished, uneducated, amateur, amateurish, unprofessional.

How do you say not skilled?


  1. amateur,
  2. amateurish,
  3. dilettante,
  4. dilettantish,
  5. inexperienced,
  6. inexpert,
  7. jackleg,
  8. nonprofessional,

What is the synonym of beginner?

novice, starter, learner, student, pupil, trainee, apprentice, probationer. recruit, raw recruit, newcomer, new boy, new girl, tyro, fledgling, neophyte, initiate, fresher, freshman, cub. Christian Church postulant, novitiate. North American tenderfoot.

What do you call a learner person?

A philomath (/ˈfɪləmæθ/) is a lover of learning and studying.

What does unskillful mean in Buddhism?

In contrast, unskilful thoughts and actions are influenced by desire, greed, hatred or anger. These feelings are inevitable, but Buddhists try to turn unskilful thoughts and actions into skilful ones. Recognising the difference between the two and working to develop ‘right’ thoughts and actions takes skill.

Is Unskillfulness a word?

Unskillfulness meaning The state or quality of being unskillful, of lacking skill.

What do you call low skill jobs?

Menial or repetitive tasks are typical unskilled labor positions. Jobs that can be fully learned in less than 30 days often fall into the low-wage labor category.

What is semi skilled worker?

Semi-skilled labour does not require advanced training or specialised skills, but it does need more skills than an unskilled labour job. Workers who perform semi-skilled labour have graduated from school but did not advance far enough through university to gain a degree.

What do you call someone just learning?

What’s another word for rookie?

In this page you can discover 25 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for rookie, like: novice, hurdler, beginner, initiate, freshman, tyro, champ, abecedarian, apprentice, tenderfoot and greenhorn.

What is the meaning of upaya?

Upaya (Sanskrit: उपाय, upāya, expedient means, pedagogy) is a term used in Buddhism to refer to an aspect of guidance along the Buddhist paths to liberation where a conscious, voluntary action “is driven by an incomplete reasoning” about its direction.

What are Buddhist parables called?

A famous parable of Buddhism is called The Parable of the Mustard Seed. It is found in the foundational texts of Theravada Buddhism.

What does socially unsophisticated mean?

b(1) : not worldly-wise : lacking social or economic sophistication.

What is an unskilled worker called?

•laborer (noun) drudge, hireling, peon, Migrant Worker.

What can I say instead of unskilled labor?

What is another word for unskilled worker?

yardman labourerUK
laborerUS blue-collar worker
farmhand navvy
railway worker drudge
grunt hireling