unconsumed

adjective
un·​con·​sumed | \ ˌən-kən-ˈsümd How to pronounce unconsumed (audio) \

Definition of unconsumed

: not used up or expended : not consumed Any unconsumed food should be stored safely. unconsumed explosive residue

Examples of unconsumed in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Gullotta said, calling the ordinance a beginning that is more strict than what the state may be doing, and urging the town and its schools to not only take action regarding straws and styrofoam, but also unconsumed food. Steve Smith, courant.com, 14 June 2019 Gullotta said, calling the ordinance a beginning that is more strict than what the state may be doing, and urging the town and its schools to not only take action regarding straws and styrofoam, but also unconsumed food. Steve Smith, courant.com, 14 June 2019

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First Known Use of unconsumed

circa 1550, in the meaning defined above

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“Unconsumed.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/unconsumed. Accessed 28 Sep. 2021.

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