undiscovered

adjective un·dis·cov·ered \ ˌən-di-ˈskə-vərd \
|Updated on: 14 Jul 2018

Definition of undiscovered

: not found or found out : not discovered
  • an undiscovered island
  • as yet undiscovered talents
  • undiscovered motives
  • … detected the presence of a hitherto undiscovered element.
  • —Paul Strathern

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First Known Use of undiscovered

1555

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undiscovered

adjective un·dis·cov·ered \ ˌən-di-ˈskəv-ərd \

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: not discovered an undiscovered island

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