uncovenanted

adjective un·covenanted \ ¦ən+ \

Definition of uncovenanted

1 a :not granted or entered into under a covenant; specifically :not assured by divine promises or conditions
  • the uncovenanted mercies of God
b :not having entered into relationship with God through the appointed means
2 a :not having joined in a league or assented to a covenant or agreement; specifically :not having signed or adhered to the Scottish National Covenant of 1638 or the Solemn League and Covenant of 1643
b :not employed under a covenant
  • served for many years as an uncovenanted official of the Indian Civil Service
— compare covenanted 1a

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Origin and Etymology of uncovenanted

1un- + covenanted, past participle of covenant


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