un·​con·​sum·​mat·​ed | \ ˌən-ˈkän(t)-sə-ˌmā-təd How to pronounce unconsummated (audio) \

Definition of unconsummated

: not finished, completed, or achieved especially : not made complete by sexual intercourse an unconsummated marriage

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Recent Examples on the Web The next day brings another unconsummated encounter. Jonathan Kirshner, Slate Magazine, "The Conversation Encapsulated All of Our Nixon-Era Fears," 22 June 2017

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First Known Use of unconsummated

1813, in the meaning defined above

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“Unconsummated.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/unconsummated. Accessed 8 December 2019.

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to constrict the range or activity of

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