unexpired

adjective
un·​ex·​pired | \ ˌən-ik-ˈspī(-ə)rd How to pronounce unexpired (audio) \

Definition of unexpired

: not yet run out : still valid or in effect : not terminated or expired an unexpired lease/patent unexpired medicine [=medicine that has not yet reached its expiration date]

Examples of unexpired in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Bilsky will fill the unexpired term of Deborah Kamat, who resigned effective May 3. Ed Wittenberg, cleveland, 27 May 2021 This race will fill the remaining, unexpired term of Lily Bao, who made an unsuccessful run for mayor. Teri Webster, Dallas News, 25 May 2021 Walter said an appointment to that unexpired term is expected at a May 25 board meeting. Elizabeth Owens-schiele, chicagotribune.com, 17 May 2021 Coming on board in January 2020 to serve the remainder of the unexpired term of Cheryl Stephens, now the vice president of Cuyahoga County Council, Russell said the ensuing pandemic has prevented her from getting in-person guidance around City Hall. Thomas Jewell, cleveland, 4 May 2021 Republican activist Susan Wright is in a runoff with state Rep. Jake Ellzey to fill the unexpired term of the late U.S. Rep. Ron Wright. Dallas News, 3 May 2021 Those interested in applying for her unexpired term must submit a cover letter and completed application as an email attachment to BOEapplicant@orangecsd.org by 4 p.m. May 7. Ed Wittenberg, cleveland, 28 Apr. 2021 Also on the April 6 ballot for the Barrington Area Library was a single unexpired four-year term. Elizabeth Owens-schiele, chicagotribune.com, 27 Apr. 2021 For the unexpired two-year term, current board President Wendy Schilling is ahead with 57% of the vote versus 43% for challenger Lauren Marks, unofficial results show. James T. Norman, chicagotribune.com, 10 Apr. 2021

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First Known Use of unexpired

1570, in the meaning defined above

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7 Jun 2021

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“Unexpired.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/unexpired. Accessed 17 Jun. 2021.

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