un·​con·​nect·​ed | \ ˌən-kə-ˈnek-təd How to pronounce unconnected (audio) \

Definition of unconnected

: not joined, linked together, or related : not connected two unconnected plots of land unconnected events

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Recent Examples on the Web Antonoff attempted a high-level overview of his creative process which included a few unconnected abstract similes. Andrew Marantz, The New Yorker, 16 May 2022 Still, 16% of low-income residents are unconnected and 10% depend on smartphones, which provide an inferior connection for such tasks as schoolwork or attending class online. Howard Blumestaff Writer, Los Angeles Times, 3 May 2022 Two percent of low-income students remain unconnected. Javeria Salman, The Christian Science Monitor, 14 Apr. 2022 For all the reasons there are to relish a project that feels largely unconnected to the larger MCU, Moon Knight feels unmoored, a museum of exposition evidence that rarely answers the looming questions and never feels fixed to a moment in time. Richard Newby, The Hollywood Reporter, 4 May 2022 Last year saw a sisterly spat between Britney and Jamie Lynn (not unconnected to the press circuit of Jamie’s tell-all memoir). Raven Smith, Vogue, 13 Apr. 2022 The lyrics are distinctly less cheerful than the music throughout, with calls that go unconnected and doorbells going unanswered. Chris Willman, Variety, 31 Mar. 2022 The stories of Murphy, Britt, Daly, Ware and several secondary characters are largely unconnected, except for their association with the 15th Infantry Regiment. Jonathan W. Jordan, WSJ, 30 Mar. 2022 Alvarez’s take is being kept deep inside the studio’s chest, but sources describe it as unconnected to the previous movies. Borys Kit, The Hollywood Reporter, 4 Mar. 2022 See More

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First Known Use of unconnected

1736, in the meaning defined above

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19 May 2022

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“Unconnected.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/unconnected. Accessed 26 Jun. 2022.

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