un·​count·​ed | \ ˌən-ˈkau̇n-təd How to pronounce uncounted (audio) \

Definition of uncounted

1 : not counted

Examples of uncounted in a Sentence

They spent uncounted hours on the project. gazed in wonder at the uncounted stars of the sky
Recent Examples on the Web Some ballots from rural communities remain uncounted as of Wednesday. Sean Maguire, Anchorage Daily News, 1 Sep. 2022 The uncounted ballots are from seven rural precincts. Iris Samuels, Anchorage Daily News, 2 Sep. 2022 Earlier this month, the Montgomery elections board delayed certification after officials discovered 102 uncounted provisional ballots. Karina Elwood, Washington Post, 24 Aug. 2022 All the races remain close with tens of thousands of ballots still uncounted. John Wildermuth, SFChronicle.com, 8 Nov. 2020 Tens of thousands of still-uncounted ballots — many in counties where Democrat Joe Biden was in the lead — are what's making the Georgia contest between President Donald Trump and Biden too early to call. Brian Slodysko, Star Tribune, 5 Nov. 2020 There were also indications that the large number of absentee ballots, expected to be the bulk of the still-uncounted votes, were more generally favorable to Democratic candidates, meaning the race could swing more in Peters' direction. Todd Spangler, Detroit Free Press, 4 Nov. 2020 The latest results show Shellenberger up 1,932 votes over challenger Robbie Leonard — with about 3,000 uncounted votes remaining. Alison Knezevich, Baltimore Sun, 27 July 2022 Paul Mitchell, a political data expert who has been closely following the race, said the uncounted votes could still mean that Tuesday’s results tighten — and Caruso’s lead shrinks. Benjamin Oreskes, Los Angeles Times, 8 June 2022 See More

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First Known Use of uncounted

15th century, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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“Uncounted.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/uncounted. Accessed 29 Sep. 2022.

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