unaligned

adjective
un·​aligned | \ ˌən-ə-ˈlīnd How to pronounce unaligned (audio) \

Definition of unaligned

Examples of unaligned in a Sentence

candidates unaligned with any party
Recent Examples on the Web Six Democrats, 16 Republicans, two libertarians and 24 unaligned or independent candidates are smushed together on the same single-page ballot, which Alaskans need to postmark by Saturday. Dan Zak, Washington Post, 9 June 2022 Shut your mouth, don’t have any kind of opinion or anything remotely unaligned with the country music industry or you will be canceled. Rolling Stone, 25 Apr. 2022 Despite some mutual overlap in their vision for Twitter, the two sides seemed wholly unaligned in their approach to reforming the microblogging service. Jacob Carpenter, Fortune, 11 Apr. 2022 Many cybersecurity efforts are inadequately funded with technologies that are undermanaged, unaligned and unable to meet business risk goals and priorities. Chris Schueler, Forbes, 9 Dec. 2021 Demographics are not trending in Republicans’ favor and a generation reset of politics should favor those unaligned with either major party but yearning for a pragmatic posture to the nation’s challenges. Philip Elliott, Time, 7 Feb. 2022 The two unaligned businesses became more focused, dropped the discount associated with being one entity, and pursued their expertise with separate management and business lines. Jim Osman, Forbes, 4 Jan. 2022 More unaligned street gangs began associating under the Norteños umbrella in the early 2000s, and the Salt Lake Valley has approximately 10 active subsets with around 100 to 150 active members, according to the U.S. Attorney’s Office. Connor Sanders, The Salt Lake Tribune, 14 Dec. 2021 See, Intak is fascinatingly unaligned with typical Virgoisms. Devon Abelman, Allure, 3 Nov. 2021 See More

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First Known Use of unaligned

circa 1934, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of unaligned was circa 1934

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21 Jun 2022

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“Unaligned.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/unaligned. Accessed 7 Jul. 2022.

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