unmarried

play
adjective un·mar·ried \ˌən-ˈmer-ēd, -ˈma-rēd\

Definition of unmarried

  1. :  not married:a :  not now or previously marriedb :  being divorced or widowed

unmarried

noun

Examples of unmarried in a sentence

  1. an unmarried couple who are living together

  2. a girl who swore she'd remain unmarried for her whole life

15th Century

First Known Use of unmarried

15th century


UNMARRIED Defined for English Language Learners

unmarried

play
adjective un·mar·ried \ˌən-ˈmer-ēd, -ˈma-rēd\

Definition of unmarried for English Language Learners

  • : not married


UNMARRIED Defined for Kids

unmarried

play
adjective un·mar·ried \ˌən-ˈmer-ēd\

Definition of unmarried for Students

  1. :  not married :  single



Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up unmarried? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

a mode of satirical wit

Get Word of the Day daily email!

WORD GAMES

Take a 3-minute break and test your skills!

  • manet-jeanne-spring
  • Which is a synonym of chaffer?
Name That Thing

Test your visual vocabulary with our 10-question challenge!

TAKE THE QUIZ
SCRABBLE® Sprint

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ