nonaffiliated

adjective
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 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.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/nonaffiliated. Accessed 21 Jun. 2021.

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