unacted

adjective
un·​act·​ed | \ ˌən-ˈak-təd How to pronounce unacted (audio) \

Definition of unacted

1 : not performed an unacted play
2 : not expressed in action restless with unacted desire … the deep human soul within us, full of unspoken evil and unacted good.— George Eliot often used with on or upon The committee's recommendations have gone unacted on. [=have not been acted on]

First Known Use of unacted

1594, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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“Unacted.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/unacted. Accessed 11 Jul. 2020.

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