Synonyms for unsophisticated

Synonyms for (adj) unsophisticated

Synonyms: unsophisticated, rustic, hick, bumpkinly

Definition: awkwardly simple and provincial

Usage: bumpkinly country boys; rustic farmers; a hick town; the nightlife of Montmartre awed the unsophisticated tourists

Similar words: provincial

Definition: characteristic of the provinces or their people

Usage: deeply provincial and conformist; in that well-educated company I felt uncomfortably provincial; narrow provincial attitudes

Synonyms: uncomplicated, unsophisticated

Definition: lacking complexity

Usage: small and uncomplicated cars for those really interested in motoring; an unsophisticated machine

Similar words: simple

Definition: having few parts; not complex or complicated or involved

Usage: a simple problem; simple mechanisms; a simple design; a simple substance

Synonyms: unsophisticated, unworldly

Definition: not wise in the ways of the world

Usage: either too unsophisticated or too honest to promise more than he could deliver; this helplessly unworldly woman- Kate O'Brien

Similar words: naif, naive

Definition: marked by or showing unaffected simplicity and lack of guile or worldly experience

Usage: a teenager's naive ignorance of life; the naive assumption that things can only get better; this naive simple creature with wide friendly eyes so eager to believe appearances

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