unexercised

adjective
un·​ex·​er·​cised | \ ˌən-ˈek-sər-ˌsīzd How to pronounce unexercised (audio) \

Definition of unexercised

1 : having terms that are not implemented unexercised options
2 : not subjected to exercise unexercised muscles

Examples of unexercised in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web The Heat paid draft picks for the extra, unexercised years. Ira Winderman, sun-sentinel.com, "Winderman: Heat playing for keeps now with mega contracts | Commentary," 12 Dec. 2020

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First Known Use of unexercised

14th century, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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“Unexercised.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/unexercised. Accessed 15 Jan. 2021.

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