unabridged

adjective un·abridged \ ˌən-ə-ˈbrijd \

Definition of unabridged

1 : not abridged : complete
  • an unabridged reprint of a novel
2 : being the most complete of its class : not based on one larger
  • an unabridged dictionary

Examples of unabridged in a Sentence

  1. an unabridged reprint of a novel

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First Known Use of unabridged

1599


UNABRIDGED Defined for English Language Learners

unabridged

adjective

Definition of unabridged for English Language Learners

  • : not shortened by leaving out some parts : not abridged


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