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unanswered

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adjective un·an·swered \ˌən-ˈan(t)-sərd\

Simple Definition of unanswered

  • : without a reply : not answered

  • sports : scored during a time when an opponent fails to score

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of unanswered

  1. 1 :  not answered <unanswered letters>

  2. 2 :  scored in succession during a period in which an opponent fails to score <scored 20 unanswered points in the last quarter>

14th Century

First Known Use of unanswered

14th century


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