non·​af·​fil·​i·​at·​ed | \ ˌnän-ə-ˈfi-lē-ˌā-təd How to pronounce nonaffiliated (audio) \

Definition of nonaffiliated

: not closely associated : not affiliated nonaffiliated corporations

Examples of nonaffiliated in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Only seventeen members of Harmony, the party that represents the Russian minority and commands a substantive if declining amount of support, and two nonaffiliated members were opposed. Gordon F. Sander, The New York Review of Books, 6 July 2022 In Oregon voting is done entirely by mail, and nonaffiliated and third-party voters together make up the largest group of voters. Gillian Flaccus, ajc, 13 May 2022 Congregation B’nai Zion, a nonaffiliated synagogue with about 100 members, is the oldest synagogue in South Florida. Larry Luxner,, 5 Aug. 2021 The voting bloc making the greatest gains is the nonaffiliated cadre, with 700,000 registering since 2016 and 3.622 million now registered without a party affiliation. John Haughey, Washington Examiner, 12 Aug. 2020

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First Known Use of nonaffiliated

1841, in the meaning defined above

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“Nonaffiliated.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 10 Aug. 2022.

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