un·​chart·​ed | \ ˌən-ˈchär-təd How to pronounce uncharted (audio) \

Definition of uncharted

: not recorded or plotted on a map, chart, or plan an uncharted island broadly : unknown a discussion moving into uncharted territory

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Recent Examples on the Web Dozens of other expeditions—to uncharted peaks in Myanmar, to Baffin Island, to the Andes—filled her calendar in-between those highlights. Abigail Barronian, Outside Online, 30 Sep. 2022 Two celebrity relationship scandals went viral this past week: a musician who has been in the mainstream zeitgeist for two decades, and an internet star who grew to fame among the first class of a totally new and uncharted type of fame. Hannah Yasharoff, USA TODAY, 28 Sep. 2022 But that doesn’t make Andor totally uncharted territory. WIRED, 22 Sep. 2022 Co-directed and written by Qui Nguyen, Strange World follows a family of explorers who find themselves in an uncharted land. Carolyn Giardina, The Hollywood Reporter, 21 Sep. 2022 This offers a sense of the uncharted landscape in which Britain now finds itself. Gerard Baker, WSJ, 12 Sep. 2022 These can be tailored for multiple missions including high-resolution mapping of the globe’s seafloors, most of which remain uncharted. al, 30 Aug. 2022 To drive the open-top LTV, astronauts need to don their spacesuits, and that’s where NASA’s concept for a lunar mobile home enters wholly uncharted territory from an engineering standpoint. Alex Fox, Smithsonian Magazine, 29 Aug. 2022 Inside the Archives, the decision to provide the FBI access to the 15 boxes - uncharted territory for the 2,800-person agency - was not made lightly, officials said. Jacqueline Alemany, Isaac Arnsdorf, Josh Dawsey, Anchorage Daily News, 28 Aug. 2022 See More

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First Known Use of uncharted

1832, in the meaning defined above

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uncharted territory/waters

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4 Oct 2022

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“Uncharted.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/uncharted. Accessed 5 Oct. 2022.

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