unfinished

adjective un·fin·ished \ ˌən-ˈfi-nisht \
Updated on: 4 May 2018

Definition of unfinished

: not finished:
a : not brought to an end or to the desired final state
b : being in a rough state : unpolished
c : subjected to no other processes (such as bleaching or dyeing) after coming from the loom

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Definition of unfinished for English Language Learners

  • : not completed : not finished


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adjective un·fin·ished \ ˌən-ˈfi-nisht \

Definition of unfinished for Students

: not finished


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