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
an unabridged reprint of a novel
Recent Examples of unabridged from the Web
Later this year, Faber in the U.K. will publish the first volume of Plath’s unabridged letters.
Lynch tells the very complete and unabridged story of her childhood in the housing projects of South Boston and her rise as a top chef in the city, capturing some of the most delightful and truly terrible things that can happen in life.
THE ARTS An article on Thursday about Merriam-Webster, the oldest dictionary publisher in America, described the current edition of the company’s unabridged dictionary incorrectly.
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First Known Use of unabridged
UNABRIDGED Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of unabridged for English Language Learners
: not shortened by leaving out some parts : not abridged
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