nonunanimous

adjective
non·​unan·​i·​mous | \ ˌnän-yu̇-ˈna-nə-məs How to pronounce nonunanimous (audio) \

Definition of nonunanimous

: not characterized by full agreement or unanimity : not unanimous The case … questions whether states can permit nonunanimous juries to recommend the death penalty …— Elyssa Cherney a nonunanimous ruling

Examples of nonunanimous in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Its three liberals were in the majority in nearly half of its nonunanimous decisions. David Cole, The New York Review of Books, 19 Aug. 2021 Its three liberals were in the majority in nearly half of its nonunanimous decisions. David Cole, The New York Review of Books, 19 Aug. 2021 Its three liberals were in the majority in nearly half of its nonunanimous decisions. David Cole, The New York Review of Books, 19 Aug. 2021 Its three liberals were in the majority in nearly half of its nonunanimous decisions. David Cole, The New York Review of Books, 19 Aug. 2021 Its three liberals were in the majority in nearly half of its nonunanimous decisions. David Cole, The New York Review of Books, 19 Aug. 2021 Its three liberals were in the majority in nearly half of its nonunanimous decisions. David Cole, The New York Review of Books, 19 Aug. 2021 Its three liberals were in the majority in nearly half of its nonunanimous decisions. David Cole, The New York Review of Books, 19 Aug. 2021 Its three liberals were in the majority in nearly half of its nonunanimous decisions. David Cole, The New York Review of Books, 19 Aug. 2021 See More

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First Known Use of nonunanimous

1838, in the meaning defined above

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“Nonunanimous.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/nonunanimous. Accessed 30 Sep. 2022.

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