un·​con·​vert·​ed | \ ˌən-kən-ˈvər-təd How to pronounce unconverted (audio) \

Definition of unconverted

: not converted: such as
a : not changed in opinion or belief unconverted PC users There were numerous references to church (Ralph, unconverted, attending with Theresa) …— A. G. Mojtabai
b : not changed in form or function unconverted starch an unconverted former factory
c : not successfully completed for a score an unconverted try in rugby

Examples of unconverted in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web On the other side of a narrow window stood shelves stacked with newspapers and journals, the remnants of unconverted second floor stacks. al, "For profit or students? International education shakes up Alabama campuses," 9 Jan. 2020 After Tamura’s penalty settled nerves in the second half, the anxiety lifted when flanker Pieter Labuschagne stripped Andrei Ostrikov before scampering 40 meters over for an unconverted try. San Diego Union-Tribune, "Host Japan beats Russia 30-10 in Rugby World Cup opener," 20 Sep. 2019 But ultimately, the unconverted Joes intervene, good ultimately triumphs over evil, and the cartoon’s triumphant theme song once again rolls over the credits. Matt Farwell, The New Republic, "Playing Soldiers," 15 July 2019 New releases ★★½ Avengers: Infinity War The final installment — Part 1! — in the multi-film Marvel series is an all-star donnybrook that will play well to fans while leaving the unconverted cold. BostonGlobe.com, "Movie capsules," 26 Apr. 2018 The concern for me in celebrating anti-Trump Republicans is this: The threat that Trump poses to our republic, democratic norms, and security is garish – and for the nearly 60 percent of the unconverted, unmistakeable. Jonathan Chait, Daily Intelligencer, "DI Politics Chat: Jeff Flake and the Anti-Trump Republican Politician," 25 Oct. 2017 Hopping aboard this late in the game might seem a daunting task, but for the unconverted, Brand New's current tour is revelation waiting to happen. Chris Payne, Billboard, "Brand New's 'Science Fiction' Tour Is a Must-See For the Uninitiated: New York Live Recap," 20 Oct. 2017 There is a point during every Values Voter Summit when the unconverted observer fights stupor. Sarah Jones, New Republic, "How Trump Stole the Soul of the Values Voter Summit," 17 Oct. 2017 There have been unconverted breakaways and other missed opportunities that have precluded the team from topping the standings throughout this stretch. Matt Calkins, The Seattle Times, "Do Sounders have depth to overcome loss of Jordan Morris?," 13 Sep. 2017

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First Known Use of unconverted

1649, in the meaning defined above

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“Unconverted.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/unconverted. Accessed 4 Aug. 2020.

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