What is the opposite of enlightened?

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Opposite of having or showing a rational, modern, and well-informed outlook
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Opposite of having or showing experience, knowledge, and good judgment
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“It may be unwise to invest in the stock market while prices continue to drop.”
Adjective
Opposite of having or showing great perception or insight
“If you have a point, you sure have an obtuse way of explaining it!”
Adjective
Opposite of based on, or displaying, common sense
“Some journalists are trustworthy, and some are just completely unreliable.”
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Opposite of learned in the ways of civilized society
Adjective
Opposite of having knowledge of a fact or area
“Crystalon spoke imperiously, for he was not an uneducated fool, but a learned student who preferred knowledge over roughhouse play.”
Adjective
Opposite of disappointed in someone or something that one discovers to be less good than one had believed
Adjective
Opposite of having an interest in the future, and planning for it
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Opposite of willing to consider new ideas
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Opposite of having, revealing, or involving a great deal of worldly experience and knowledge of fashion and culture
“The countryman went from ruggedly unsophisticated to casually erudite in one quick addition of something so simplistic as a pair of spectacles.”
Adjective
Opposite of prepared by experience for life's difficulties
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Opposite of sensible and balanced in personality and emotional behavior
“For a grown woman, she sure acts like an immature and petulant child.”
Adjective
Opposite of profound in awareness or understanding
“Owen only ever engaged in superficial thoughts and ideas that were shaped by the mainstream.”
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Opposite of enlightened
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Opposite of open-minded
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Opposite of experienced or shrewd, especially excessively or prematurely so
Adjective
Opposite of technologically advanced or developed
“You can try to bard meat with fat, which is an outdated practice but one still taught in cooking schools.”
Adjective
(of a country) Opposite of having advanced infrastructure as well as social and economic systems
“Many people find developing countries to be appealing destinations for adventure.”
Verb
Opposite of to have given advice and instruction
“The supervisor was jealous of his underling and constantly undermined her.”
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Opposite of past tense for to impart information or knowledge
Verb
Opposite of past tense for to provide (someone) with an understanding of something profound
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