Definition of "unstructured" []

  • Lacking a definite structure or organization; not formally organized or systematized. (adjective)
  • Not regulated or regimented: an unstructured environment. (adjective)
  • Psychology Having no intrinsic or objective meaning; meaningful by subjective interpretation only: unstructured inkblot tests. (adjective)
  • Without formal structure or systematic organization (adjective)

American Heritage(R) Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright (c) 2011 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.

  • Without a preformed shape; (esp of clothes) loose; untailored (adjective) (c) HarperCollins Publishers Ltd 2016

Use "unstructured" in a sentence
  • "But this was an instant satori, the result of a single tablet or sugar cube, sourced on the black market and often taken in unstructured circumstances."
  • "He is uncomfortable in unstructured situations and often gets lost on the floor."
  • "This index "indicates to what extent a culture programs its members to feel either uncomfortable or comfortable in unstructured situations.""