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unwritten

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adjective un·writ·ten \-ˈri-tən\

Simple Definition of unwritten

  • : spoken or understood without being written

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of unwritten

  1. 1 :  not expressed in writing :  oral, traditional <an unwritten rule>

  2. 2 :  containing no writing :  blank

Examples of unwritten in a sentence

  1. They had an unwritten agreement.

  2. <an unwritten contract may not be enforceable>



14th Century

First Known Use of unwritten

14th century


UNWRITTEN Defined for Kids

unwritten

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adjective un·writ·ten \ˌən-ˈri-tən\

Definition of unwritten for Students

  1. :  not in writing :  followed by custom <unwritten law>





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