undecided

adjective un·de·cid·ed \ ˌən-di-ˈsī-dəd \
Updated on: 22 May 2018

Definition of undecided

1 : not having made a decision
  • undecided voters
  • … jurors announced they had reached verdicts on some counts, but remained undecided on some of the most serious charges.
  • —David A. Kaplan
2 : not having an answer or result : not yet determined or settled
  • an undecided question/issue

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First Known Use of undecided

1540

in the meaning defined at sense 2

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UNDECIDED Defined for Kids

undecided

adjective un·de·cid·ed \ ˌən-di-ˈsī-dəd \

Definition of undecided for Students

1 : not yet settled or decided
  • The date for the picnic is still undecided.
2 : not having decided : uncertain what to do
  • We are still undecided about where to stay.


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