unawarded

adjective
un·​award·​ed | \ ˌən-ə-ˈwȯr-dəd How to pronounce unawarded (audio) \

Definition of unawarded

: not granted or conferred : not awarded an unawarded contract/prize

Examples of unawarded in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web The runner-up, Jennifer Bassey, was found to have the same error with her entry, and the Emmy went unawarded for the year. Ew Staff, EW.com, 18 Sep. 2020

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First Known Use of unawarded

circa 1775, in the meaning defined above

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“Unawarded.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/unawarded. Accessed 12 Jun. 2021.

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