English version

benighted

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishbenightedbe‧night‧ed /bɪˈnaɪtɪd/ adjective literary  NOT KNOWhaving no knowledge or understandingbenightedly adverb
Examples from the Corpus
benightedWe go chasing around this frozen, benighted countryside and discover nothing.What would the editors think of my circling around these benighted fields for six months?Between the world wars major unions suffered the searing experience of high unemployment which owed much to incompetent employers and benighted policy-makers.
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