Definition of "unscientific" []

  • Not adhering to the principles of science. (adjective)
  • Not knowledgeable about science or the scientific method. (adjective)
  • Not consistent with the methods or principles of science, esp lacking objectivity (adjective)

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  • Ignorant of science (adjective) (c) HarperCollins Publishers Ltd 2016

Use "unscientific" in a sentence
  • "But a spokesman for Mr. Kan, Noriyuki Shikata, said more needed to be done to protect Japanese exports from damage inflicted by what he called "unscientific reasons.""
  • "Another example of the left being unscientific is their approach to genetically modified seeds."
  • "Olegt, are you telling me you're not capable of writing a paragraph about Hawking's theory without slipping in unscientific and inaccurate claims?"