- (obsolete) Unskilled; uncultured, ignorant.
1603, John Florio, transl.; Michel de Montaigne, Essayes, printed at London: Edward Blount, OCLC 946730821:, vol.1, ch.24:
- Nature, to shew that nothing is savage in whatsoever she produceth, causeth oftentimes, even in rudest and most unarted nations [tr. nations moins cultivées par art], productions of spirits to arise, that confront and wrestle with the most artist productions.