unsophisticated


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not wise in the ways of the world

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lacking complexity

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awkwardly simple and provincial

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"The financial exploitation of any client is a shameful breach of trust, but Block's conduct is even more repugnant because he took advantage of unsophisticated, financially vulnerable clients who had entrusted him with money they needed to live on," said Christopher Gerold, chief of the Bureau of Securities, in a statement.
To summarize, unsophisticated consumers contribute to the existence and survival of firms that consistently engage in misconduct.
She said this was "committed as an act of desperation at a time when he was aware of his increasing ill health" and was "an unsophisticated attempt on his part to get arrested".
Summary: Several of his detractors maintain that he's un-presidential and unsophisticated. but let's just agree that he's unconventional.
This unsophisticated act should be bunged in order to make our city spotless and more attractive.
Tony Graham QC told the court McArdle was an "unsophisticated man leading an unsophisticated life".
The court heard the dad felt desperate before he committed the "unsophisticated" crime.
The program, however, failed as unsophisticated borrowers, in many cases prodded by the government to borrow, defaulted on their loans en masse.
Prior research on credit card use suggests that the borrowers most likely to miss payments --less-educated or "unsophisticated" consumers who are less adept at predicting their future financial needs and behavior--are the least likely to read fine print and fully understand the terms of the credit agreements they take on.
In addition, they were unsophisticated and had no prior experience with reading or understanding insurance policy conditions.
Referring to Aust's racist language, Mr Justice Coulson, sentencing at Newcastle Crown Court, said the words he used on the Russian equivalent of Facebook, known as VK, "spoke eloquently of his unsophisticated world view".
I do not take that view," said Justice Chadwick." "The present is a clear case of miss-selling unsuitable investments to an unsophisticated investor, and to his equally unsophisticated wife and mother."
AN "amateur and unsophisticated" burglar had blood on his hands and shattered glass in his clothing after one break-in, and made no attempt to hide his face and was recognised on CCTV in another.
Bob Carr, mitigating, described the offence as unsophisticated. He said Garthwaite had looked at pictures on the Internet.
Lupu and his coaccused Dumitru Pufulete fitted the unsophisticated device to ATMs to siphon off people's money for themselves, Teesside Crown Court was told.