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unstructured

Unstructured is an adjective describing something that lacks structure or form. Some things should never be left unstructured, like a schedule for building a house or a timeline for retirement.

A popular phrase that's currently associated with this adjective is unstructured time, which is another way of saying "there's nothing on the schedule." Unstructured time might encourage daydreaming, creativity, or stress management, but for extremely organized people who like to follow schedules and have everything in order, unstructured anything can make them feel lazy or crazy.

Definitions of unstructured
  1. adjective
    lacking definite structure or organization
    “an unstructured situation with no one in authority”
    “children in an unstructured environment often feel insecure”
    unstructured inkblots”
    Synonyms:
    unorganised, unorganized
    not having or belonging to a structured whole
    ambiguous
    having no intrinsic or objective meaning; not organized in conventional patterns
    unregulated
    without regulation or discipline
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    Antonyms:
    structured
    having definite and highly organized structure
    organized
    formed into a structured or coherent whole
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  2. adjective
    lacking the system or structure characteristic of living bodies
    synonyms: amorphous
    inorganic
    lacking the properties characteristic of living organisms
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