uncharted territory/waters

Definition of uncharted territory/waters

  1. :  a new and unknown area The discussion moved into uncharted territory/waters.

Word by Word Definitions

unchartedplay
  1. :  not recorded or plotted on a map, chart, or plan

    :  unknown

territoryplay
  1. :  a geographic area belonging to or under the jurisdiction of a governmental authority

    :  an administrative subdivision of a country

    :  a part of the U.S. not included within any state but organized with a separate legislature


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