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UN

abbreviation

Definition of UN

  1. United Nations




1

un-

prefix \ˌən, often ˈən before ˈ-stressed syllable\

Definition of un-

  1. 1 :  not :  in-, non- —in adjectives formed from adjectives <unambitious> <unskilled> or participles <undressed>, in nouns formed from nouns <unavailability>, and rarely in verbs formed from verbs <unbe> —sometimes in words that have a meaning that merely negates that of the base word and are thereby distinguished from words that prefix in- or a variant of it (as im-) to the same base word and have a meaning positively opposite to that of the base word <unartistic> <unmoral>

  2. 2 :  opposite of :  contrary to —in adjectives formed from adjectives <unconstitutional> <ungraceful> <unmannered> or participles <unbelieving> and in nouns formed from nouns <unrest>



Origin and Etymology of un-

Middle English, from Old English; akin to Old High German un- un-, Latin in-, Greek a-, an-, Old English ne not — more at no


2

un-

prefix

Definition of un-

  1. 1 :  do the opposite of :  reverse (a specified action) :  de- 1a, dis- 1a —in verbs formed from verbs <unbend> <undress> <unfold>

  2. 2 a :  deprive of :  remove (a specified thing) from :  remove —in verbs formed from nouns <unfrock> <unsex> b :  release from :  free from —in verbs formed from nouns <unhand> c :  remove from :  extract from :  bring out of —in verbs formed from nouns <unbosom> d :  cause to cease to be —in verbs formed from nouns <unman>

  3. 3 :  completely <unloose>

  1. unabraded

  2. unabsorbed

  3. unabsorbent

  4. unacademic

  5. unacademically

  6. unaccented

  7. unaccepted

  8. unacclimated

  9. unacclimatized

  10. unaccommodated

  11. unaccommodating

  12. unaccredited

  13. unacculturated

  14. unachieved

  15. unacknowledged

  16. unacquainted

  17. unactable

  18. unacted

  19. unactorish

  20. unadaptable

  21. unadapted

  22. unaddressed

  23. unadjudicated

  24. unadjusted

  25. unadmired

  26. unadmitted

  27. unadoptable

  28. unadult

  29. unadventurous

  30. unadvertised

  31. unaesthetic

  32. unaffecting

  33. unaffectionate

  34. unaffectionately

  35. unaffiliated

  36. unaffluent

  37. unaffordable

  38. unafraid

  39. unaggressive

  40. unaided

  41. unair–conditioned

  42. unakin

  43. unalienated

  44. unalike

  45. unalleviated

  46. unallocated

  47. unalluring

  48. unaltered

  49. unambitious

  50. unamenable

  51. unamended

  52. unamiable

  53. unamortized

  54. unamplified

  55. unamusing

  56. unanalyzable

  57. unanalyzed

  58. unanesthetized

  59. unannotated

  60. unannounced

  61. unapologizing

  62. unapparent

  63. unappeased

  64. unappreciated

  65. unappreciative

  66. unappropriated

  67. unapproved

  68. unarmored

  69. unarrogant

  70. unartistic

  71. unaspirated

  72. unassailed

  73. unassembled

  74. unassigned

  75. unassimilable

  76. unassimilated

  77. unassociated

  78. unassuaged

  79. unathletic

  80. unattainable

  81. unattended

  82. unattenuated

  83. unattested

  84. unattributable

  85. unattributed

  86. unattuned

  87. unaudited

  88. unauthentic

  89. unauthorized

  90. unautomated

  91. unavailability

  92. unavailable

  93. unaverage

  94. unavowed

  95. unawakened

  96. unawarded

  97. unawesome

  98. unban

  99. unbaptized

  100. unbarbed

  101. unbarricaded

  102. unbeholden

  103. unbelligerent

  104. unbeloved

  105. unbemused

  106. unbilled

  107. unbitten

  108. unbitter

  109. unbleached

  110. unblemished

  111. unblended

  112. unblinkered

  113. unbookish

  114. unbowdlerized

  115. unbracketed

  116. unbrake

  117. unbreachable

  118. unbreakable

  119. unbridgeable

  120. unbridged

  121. unbriefed

  122. unbright

  123. unbrilliant

  124. unbruised

  125. unbrushed

  126. unbudgeted

  127. unbuffered

  128. unbuildable

  129. unbulky

  130. unbureaucratic

  131. unburied

  132. unburnable

  133. unburned

  134. unburnt

  135. unbusinesslike

  136. unbusy

  137. unbuttered

  138. uncalcified

  139. uncalcined

  140. uncalibrated

  141. uncalled

  142. uncalloused

  143. uncanceled

  144. uncandid

  145. uncandidly

  146. uncanonical

  147. uncap

  148. uncapitalized

  149. uncaptioned

  150. uncapturable

  151. uncared–for

  152. uncaring

  153. uncarpeted

  154. uncase

  155. uncastrated

  156. uncataloged

  157. uncatchable

  158. uncatchy

  159. uncategorizable

  160. uncaught

  161. uncensored

  162. uncensorious

  163. uncensured

  164. uncertified

  165. unchallengeable

  166. unchallenged

  167. unchallenging

  168. unchanged

  169. unchanneled

  170. unchaperoned

  171. uncharismatic

  172. uncharming

  173. unchartered

  174. unchauvinistic

  175. uncheckable

  176. unchecked

  177. unchewable

  178. unchewed

  179. unchic

  180. unchildlike

  181. unchlorinated

  182. unchoreographed

  183. unchristened

  184. unchronicled

  185. unchronological

  186. unchurchly

  187. unciliated

  188. uncinematic

  189. unclad

  190. unclaimed

  191. unclarified

  192. unclassifiable

  193. uncleaned

  194. unclear

  195. unclichéd

  196. unclip

  197. uncloying

  198. uncoalesce

  199. uncoated

  200. uncoded

  201. uncodified

  202. uncoerced

  203. uncoercive

  204. uncoercively

  205. uncollected

  206. uncollectible

  207. uncolored

  208. uncombative

  209. uncombed

  210. uncombined

  211. uncomely

  212. uncomic

  213. uncommercialized

  214. uncompassionate

  215. uncompelling

  216. uncompensated

  217. uncomplacent

  218. uncompleted

  219. uncompounded

  220. uncomprehended

  221. uncompressed

  222. uncomputerized

  223. unconcealed

  224. unconfessed

  225. unconfined

  226. unconfirmed

  227. unconfounded

  228. unconfuse

  229. unconjugated

  230. unconnected

  231. unconquered

  232. unconsecrated

  233. unconstrained

  234. unconstricted

  235. unconstructive

  236. unconsumed

  237. unconsummated

  238. uncontainable

  239. uncontaminated

  240. uncontemplated

  241. uncontemporary

  242. uncontentious

  243. uncontested

  244. uncontracted

  245. uncontradicted

  246. uncontrived

  247. uncontrolled

  248. uncontroversial

  249. uncontroversially

  250. unconverted

  251. unconvinced

  252. unconvoyed

  253. uncooked

  254. uncooled

  255. uncooperative

  256. uncoordinated

  257. uncopyrightable

  258. uncorrectable

  259. uncorrected

  260. uncorrelated

  261. uncorroborated

  262. uncorrupt

  263. uncountable

  264. uncourageous

  265. uncoy

  266. uncracked

  267. uncrate

  268. uncrazy

  269. uncreative

  270. uncredentialed

  271. uncredited

  272. uncrippled

  273. uncropped

  274. uncrossable

  275. uncrowded

  276. uncrushable

  277. uncrystallized

  278. uncuff

  279. uncultivable

  280. uncultivated

  281. uncultured

  282. uncured

  283. uncurious

  284. uncurrent

  285. uncurtained

  286. uncustomarily

  287. uncustomary

  288. uncute

  289. uncynical

  290. uncynically

  291. undamaged

  292. undamped

  293. undanceable

  294. undated

  295. undecadent

  296. undecidability

  297. undecidable

  298. undecided

  299. undecipherable

  300. undeciphered

  301. undeclared

  302. undecomposed

  303. undecorated

  304. undedicated

  305. undefeated

  306. undefended

  307. undefiled

  308. undefinable

  309. undefined

  310. undefoliated

  311. undeformed

  312. undelegated

  313. undeliverable

  314. undelivered

  315. undeluded

  316. undemanding

  317. undenominational

  318. undependable

  319. undescribable

  320. undeserved

  321. undeserving

  322. undesignated

  323. undesired

  324. undetectable

  325. undetected

  326. undeterminable

  327. undetermined

  328. undeterred

  329. undeveloped

  330. undiagnosable

  331. undiagnosed

  332. undialectical

  333. undidactic

  334. undifferentiated

  335. undigested

  336. undigestible

  337. undignified

  338. undiluted

  339. undiminished

  340. undimmed

  341. undischarged

  342. undisciplined

  343. undisclosed

  344. undiscouraged

  345. undiscoverable

  346. undiscovered

  347. undiscriminating

  348. undiscussed

  349. undismayed

  350. undisputable

  351. undisputed

  352. undissolved

  353. undistinguished

  354. undistorted

  355. undistracted

  356. undistributed

  357. undisturbed

  358. undivided

  359. undoable

  360. undocile

  361. undoctored

  362. undoctrinaire

  363. undomestic

  364. undomesticated

  365. undotted

  366. undoubtable

  367. undoubting

  368. undrained

  369. undramatized

  370. undrilled

  371. undubbed

  372. undulled

  373. unduplicated

  374. undyed

  375. undynamic

  376. uneager

  377. unearmarked

  378. uneatable

  379. uneaten

  380. uneccentric

  381. unecological

  382. unedifying

  383. uneducable

  384. uneducated

  385. unelaborate

  386. unelectable

  387. unelected

  388. unelectrified

  389. unembarrassed

  390. unembellished

  391. unembittered

  392. unemphatic

  393. unemphatically

  394. unempirical

  395. unenchanted

  396. unenclosed

  397. unencouraging

  398. unendearing

  399. unendurable

  400. unendurableness

  401. unendurably

  402. unenforceable

  403. unenforced

  404. unenlarged

  405. unenlightened

  406. unenlightening

  407. unenriched

  408. unenterprising

  409. unenthusiastic

  410. unenthusiastically

  411. unenviable

  412. unenvious

  413. unerotic

  414. unescapable

  415. unescorted

  416. unestablished

  417. unethical

  418. unevaluated

  419. unexamined

  420. unexcelled

  421. unexcitable

  422. unexcited

  423. unexciting

  424. unexcused

  425. unexotic

  426. unexpended

  427. unexpired

  428. unexplainable

  429. unexplained

  430. unexploded

  431. unexplored

  432. unexposed

  433. unexpressed

  434. unexpurgated

  435. unextraordinary

  436. unfaked

  437. unfamous

  438. unfancy

  439. unfastidious

  440. unfeasible

  441. unfelt

  442. unfeminine

  443. unfenced

  444. unfermented

  445. unfertile

  446. unfertilized

  447. unfilled

  448. unfilmable

  449. unfired

  450. unflamboyant

  451. unflashy

  452. unflyable

  453. unfond

  454. unforced

  455. unforeseeable

  456. unforeseen

  457. unforested

  458. unforgivable

  459. unforked

  460. unformulated

  461. unforthcoming

  462. unfortified

  463. unfossiliferous

  464. unframed

  465. unfree

  466. unfreedom

  467. unfrivolous

  468. unfulfillable

  469. unfulfilled

  470. unfunny

  471. unfurnished

  472. unfused

  473. ungallant

  474. ungallantly

  475. ungarnished

  476. ungenial

  477. ungenteel

  478. ungentle

  479. ungentlemanly

  480. ungentrified

  481. ungerminated

  482. ungifted

  483. ungimmicky

  484. unglamorized

  485. unglamorous

  486. unglazed

  487. ungraceful

  488. ungracefully

  489. ungraded

  490. ungraspable

  491. unground

  492. ungrouped

  493. unguessable

  494. unguided

  495. unhackneyed

  496. unhampered

  497. unharmed

  498. unharness

  499. unharvested

  500. unhatched

  501. unhealed

  502. unhealthful

  503. unheated

  504. unhedged

  505. unheeded

  506. unheeding

  507. unhelpful

  508. unhelpfully

  509. unheralded

  510. unheroic

  511. unhindered

  512. unhip

  513. unhistorical

  514. unhomogenized

  515. unhonored

  516. unhopeful

  517. unhoused

  518. unhumorous

  519. unhurt

  520. unhydrolyzed

  521. unhygienic

  522. unhyphenated

  523. unhysterical

  524. unhysterically

  525. unidentifiable

  526. unidentified

  527. unideological

  528. unidiomatic

  529. unignorable

  530. unilluminating

  531. unimaginative

  532. unimaginatively

  533. unimmunized

  534. unimpaired

  535. unimpassioned

  536. unimpeded

  537. unimportant

  538. unimposing

  539. unimpressed

  540. unimpressive

  541. unincorporated

  542. unindexed

  543. unindicted

  544. unindustrialized

  545. uninfected

  546. uninflated

  547. uninflected

  548. uninfluenced

  549. uninformative

  550. uninformatively

  551. uninformed

  552. uningratiating

  553. uninhabitable

  554. uninhabited

  555. uninitiated

  556. uninjured

  557. uninoculated

  558. uninspected

  559. uninspired

  560. uninspiring

  561. uninstructed

  562. uninstructive

  563. uninsulated

  564. uninsurable

  565. uninsured

  566. unintegrated

  567. unintellectual

  568. unintelligent

  569. unintelligently

  570. unintelligibility

  571. unintelligible

  572. unintelligibleness

  573. unintelligibly

  574. unintended

  575. unintentional

  576. unintentionally

  577. uninteresting

  578. uninterpretable

  579. uninterrupted

  580. uninterruptedly

  581. unintimidated

  582. uninventive

  583. uninvited

  584. uninviting

  585. uninvolved

  586. unironic

  587. unironically

  588. unirradiated

  589. unirrigated

  590. unissued

  591. unjaded

  592. unjoined

  593. unjointed

  594. unjustifiable

  595. unjustifiably

  596. unjustified

  597. unkept

  598. unkillable

  599. unknot

  600. unknowledgeable

  601. unkosher

  602. unlabeled

  603. unladylike

  604. unlamented

  605. unlaundered

  606. unlearnable

  607. unleavened

  608. unliberated

  609. unlicensed

  610. unlikable

  611. unlined

  612. unlistenable

  613. unlit

  614. unliterary

  615. unlivable

  616. unlocalized

  617. unlovable

  618. unloved

  619. unloving

  620. unlyrical

  621. unmacho

  622. unmagnified

  623. unmalicious

  624. unmaliciously

  625. unmanageable

  626. unmanageably

  627. unmanaged

  628. unmanipulated

  629. unmapped

  630. unmarked

  631. unmarketable

  632. unmarred

  633. unmasculine

  634. unmatchable

  635. unmatched

  636. unmeant

  637. unmeasurable

  638. unmeasured

  639. unmechanized

  640. unmedicated

  641. unmelodious

  642. unmelodiousness

  643. unmemorable

  644. unmemorably

  645. unmentioned

  646. unmerited

  647. unmerry

  648. unmet

  649. unmetabolized

  650. unmilitary

  651. unmilled

  652. unmined

  653. unmissable

  654. unmix

  655. unmixable

  656. unmixed

  657. unmodernized

  658. unmodified

  659. unmodish

  660. unmodulated

  661. unmolested

  662. unmonitored

  663. unmotivated

  664. unmounted

  665. unmovable

  666. unmoved

  667. unmusical

  668. unnameable

  669. unnamed

  670. unneeded

  671. unnegotiable

  672. unneurotic

  673. unnewsworthy

  674. unnoticeable

  675. unnoticed

  676. unnourishing

  677. unnuanced

  678. unobjectionable

  679. unobservable

  680. unobserved

  681. unobstructed

  682. unobtainable

  683. unofficial

  684. unofficially

  685. unopenable

  686. unopened

  687. unopposed

  688. unordered

  689. unoriginal

  690. unornamented

  691. unostentatious

  692. unostentatiously

  693. unowned

  694. unoxygenated

  695. unpainted

  696. unparasitized

  697. unpardonable

  698. unpassable

  699. unpasteurized

  700. unpastoral

  701. unpatentable

  702. unpatriotic

  703. unpaved

  704. unpedantic

  705. unpeeled

  706. unperceived

  707. unperceptive

  708. unperformable

  709. unperformed

  710. unpersuaded

  711. unpersuasive

  712. unperturbed

  713. unpicturesque

  714. unplaceable

  715. unplanned

  716. unplausible

  717. unplayable

  718. unpleased

  719. unpleasing

  720. unplowed

  721. unpoetic

  722. unpoliced

  723. unpolished

  724. unpolluted

  725. unposed

  726. unpractical

  727. unpredictability

  728. unpredictable

  729. unpredictably

  730. unprejudiced

  731. unpremeditated

  732. unprepared

  733. unpreparedness

  734. unprepossessing

  735. unpressed

  736. unpressured

  737. unpressurized

  738. unpretty

  739. unprivileged

  740. unproblematic

  741. unprocessed

  742. unproduced

  743. unproductive

  744. unprofessional

  745. unprogrammable

  746. unprogrammed

  747. unprogressive

  748. unprompted

  749. unpronounceable

  750. unpropitious

  751. unprosperous

  752. unprovable

  753. unproved

  754. unproven

  755. unprovoked

  756. unpruned

  757. unpublicized

  758. unpublished

  759. unpunctual

  760. unpunctuality

  761. unpunctuated

  762. unpunished

  763. unquantifiable

  764. unquenchable

  765. unquestioned

  766. unraised

  767. unranked

  768. unrated

  769. unravished

  770. unreachable

  771. unreached

  772. unreadable

  773. unreadiness

  774. unready

  775. unrealizable

  776. unrealized

  777. unreceptive

  778. unreclaimable

  779. unreclaimed

  780. unrecognizable

  781. unrecognizably

  782. unrecognized

  783. unreconcilable

  784. unreconciled

  785. unrecorded

  786. unrecoverable

  787. unrecovered

  788. unrecyclable

  789. unredeemable

  790. unredeemed

  791. unredressed

  792. unrefined

  793. unreflective

  794. unreformed

  795. unrefrigerated

  796. unregistered

  797. unregulated

  798. unrehearsed

  799. unreinforced

  800. unrelated

  801. unrelaxed

  802. unreliability

  803. unreliable

  804. unrelieved

  805. unrelievedly

  806. unreluctant

  807. unremarkable

  808. unremarkably

  809. unremembered

  810. unreminiscent

  811. unremovable

  812. unrepeatable

  813. unrepentant

  814. unrepentantly

  815. unreported

  816. unrepresentative

  817. unrepresentativeness

  818. unrepresented

  819. unrepressed

  820. unresistant

  821. unresolvable

  822. unresolved

  823. unrespectable

  824. unresponsive

  825. unresponsively

  826. unresponsiveness

  827. unrestful

  828. unrestored

  829. unrestricted

  830. unretouched

  831. unreturnable

  832. unrevealed

  833. unreviewable

  834. unreviewed

  835. unrevised

  836. unrevolutionary

  837. unrewarded

  838. unrewarding

  839. unrhetorical

  840. unrhymed

  841. unrhythmic

  842. unridable

  843. unrifled

  844. unripened

  845. unromantic

  846. unromantically

  847. unromanticized

  848. unroofed

  849. unruled

  850. unrushed

  851. unsafe

  852. unsalable

  853. unsalaried

  854. unsalted

  855. unsalvageable

  856. unsanctioned

  857. unsanitary

  858. unsatisfied

  859. unscalable

  860. unscarred

  861. unscented

  862. unscheduled

  863. unscholarly

  864. unscreened

  865. unscriptural

  866. unseasoned

  867. unseaworthy

  868. unsecured

  869. unseeded

  870. unsegmented

  871. unself–conscious

  872. unself–consciously

  873. unself–consciousness

  874. unsellable

  875. unsensational

  876. unsensitized

  877. unsent

  878. unsentimental

  879. unseparated

  880. unserious

  881. unseriousness

  882. unserved

  883. unserviceable

  884. unsexual

  885. unsexy

  886. unshaded

  887. unshakable

  888. unshakably

  889. unshaken

  890. unshapely

  891. unshared

  892. unsharp

  893. unshaven

  894. unshelled

  895. unshockable

  896. unshorn

  897. unshowy

  898. unsigned

  899. unsinkable

  900. unsized

  901. unslaked

  902. unslick

  903. unsmart

  904. unsmiling

  905. unsmoothed

  906. unsoiled

  907. unsoldierly

  908. unsolicited

  909. unsolvable

  910. unsolved

  911. unsorted

  912. unsounded

  913. unsourced

  914. unsown

  915. unspecialized

  916. unspecifiable

  917. unspecific

  918. unspecified

  919. unspectacular

  920. unspent

  921. unspiritual

  922. unsplit

  923. unspoiled

  924. unspoilt

  925. unspoken

  926. unsprayed

  927. unstained

  928. unstandardized

  929. unstartling

  930. unstated

  931. unstayed

  932. unsterile

  933. unsterilized

  934. unstinted

  935. unstitch

  936. unstopper

  937. unstrained

  938. unstratified

  939. unstuffy

  940. unstylish

  941. unsubdued

  942. unsubsidized

  943. unsubstantiated

  944. unsubtle

  945. unsubtly

  946. unsuccess

  947. unsuitability

  948. unsuitable

  949. unsuitably

  950. unsuited

  951. unsullied

  952. unsupervised

  953. unsupportable

  954. unsupported

  955. unsure

  956. unsurpassable

  957. unsurpassed

  958. unsurprised

  959. unsusceptible

  960. unsuspected

  961. unsuspecting

  962. unsuspicious

  963. unsustainable

  964. unsweetened

  965. unsympathetic

  966. unsympathetically

  967. unsynchronized

  968. unsystematic

  969. unsystematically

  970. unsystematized

  971. untactful

  972. untagged

  973. untainted

  974. untalented

  975. untamable

  976. untamed

  977. untanned

  978. untarnished

  979. untaxed

  980. unteachable

  981. untechnical

  982. untempered

  983. untenanted

  984. untended

  985. untenured

  986. untestable

  987. untested

  988. untheoretical

  989. unthreatening

  990. unthrifty

  991. untillable

  992. untilled

  993. untogether

  994. untraceable

  995. untraditional

  996. untraditionally

  997. untrained

  998. untrammeled

  999. untransformed

  1000. untranslatability

  1001. untranslatable

  1002. untranslated

  1003. untraveled

  1004. untraversed

  1005. untreated

  1006. untrendy

  1007. untrimmed

  1008. untrusting

  1009. untrustworthy

  1010. untucked

  1011. untufted

  1012. untypical

  1013. untypically

  1014. ununderstandable

  1015. unusable

  1016. unutilized

  1017. unvaccinated

  1018. unvaried

  1019. unvarying

  1020. unventilated

  1021. unverbalized

  1022. unverifiable

  1023. unversed

  1024. unviable

  1025. unvisited

  1026. unwanted

  1027. unwarlike

  1028. unwarranted

  1029. unwavering

  1030. unwaveringly

  1031. unwaxed

  1032. unweaned

  1033. unwearable

  1034. unweathered

  1035. unwed

  1036. unweighted

  1037. unwelcome

  1038. unwhite

  1039. unwilled

  1040. unwinnable

  1041. unwomanly

  1042. unwon

  1043. unworkability

  1044. unworkable

  1045. unworked

  1046. unworried

  1047. unwounded

  1048. unwoven

  1049. unwrinkled

  1050. unyoung



Origin and Etymology of un-

Middle English, from Old English un-, on-, alteration of and- against — more at ante-


Law Dictionary

un-

prefix

Legal Definition of un-

  1. 1 :  not <uncounseled>

  2. 2 :  contrary to <unconstitutional>




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