uncollected

adjective un·col·lect·ed \ ˌən-kə-ˈlek-təd \
|Updated on: 25 Jun 2018

Definition of uncollected

: not collected: such as
a : not gathered into one place, body, or mass
  • a book of thirteen previously uncollected stories
  • streets littered with uncollected trash
b : not yet paid
  • uncollected debt
  • uncollected taxes
  • checks drawn against uncollected funds

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First Known Use of uncollected

1730

in the meaning defined above

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