Translation of untaught in Spanish:


sin instrucción, adj.

Pronunciation /ˌənˈtɔt//ʌnˈtɔːt/



  • 1derogatory

    sin instrucción
    • An untaught genius (the obscure expressionist sources that critics find for his films are just nonsense), he was betrayed by the art form that he helped to revolutionise.
    • This call will be joined by the parents and others if children are being left untaught and unsupervised while teachers go about their personal affairs.
    • It is human nature, for the untaught and unintelligent, to abuse power when they get the chance.
    • In the printed dedication, he again described himself as ‘an untaught man of little learning.’
    • Hicks was not an untaught primitive; the naivety of his style belongs to an established tradition for he was apprenticed to a coach painter and later painted signs for inns and shops.
  • 2

    (gentleness/courtesy/skill) innato
    (skill/courtesy/gentleness) instintivo
    • We presumed only that they would want students to understand their fields in depth and develop an ability to use ideas in new, untaught contexts.
    • Although Sara and Tony both developed diagrams for the untaught problems, their representations were not consistently correct.
    • You absorb the mostly unwritten and untaught rules for what to call people as you exit toddlerhood and proceed toward adulthood.
    • They can include visualisation, lateral thinking and troubleshooting, entrepreneurship, unusual creativity, an untaught understanding of how parts fit together or how systems operate.
    • In a regular column for the BMJ he articulated many of the untaught and unappreciated immeasurables of general practice.