unopened

adjective un·opened \ ˌən-ˈō-pənd , -pᵊmd \
Updated on: 17 Feb 2018

Definition of unopened

: not opened
  • unopened mail
  • an unopened window
  • a letter that was returned unopened

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First Known Use of unopened

14th century


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  1. Spanish Central: Translation of unopened


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