- not having or showing or requiring special skill or proficiency
"unskilled in the art of rhetoric"
- Unskilled labor is poorly paid.
- Peter works as an unskilled laborer.
- At that time, bicycles were just starting to get popular and, here and there, there were many unskilled beginners who ran into people and broke through their hedges.
- The decision on location is ultimately influenced not only by expected operating costs (including training costs for newly recruited, often unskilled employees) and other economic advantages or disadvantages (e.g. local rules on operating schedules) but also, to a certain extent, by the possibility of receiving government support (i.e. regional aid).
- Every rating forming part of a navigational watch on a seagoing ship of 500 gross tonnage or more, other than ratings under training and ratings whose duties while on watch are of an unskilled nature, shall be duly certificated to perform such duties.
- Every rating forming part of an engine-room watch or designated to perform duties in a periodically unmanned engine-room on a seagoing ship powered by main propulsion machinery of 750 kW propulsion power or more, other than ratings under training and ratings whose duties are of an unskilled nature, shall be duly certificated to perform such duties.