un·​rat·​ed | \ ˌən-ˈrā-təd How to pronounce unrated (audio) \

Definition of unrated

: not rated unrated bonds unrated teams especially : not assigned a certification mark (such as G, NC-17, PG, PG-13, or R) The movie is unrated. the unrated version of a film

Examples of unrated in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web IndieSinsations serves ages 17 and up with independent films, including horror and unrated. Domenica Bongiovanni, Indianapolis Star, "Shelbyville's drive-in beat the odds to survive. What's next? It needs a second screen.," 16 Jan. 2020 The fact that the securities are unrated gets a lonely mention at the end of page 19 in the 2016 offer document. Andy Mukherjee | Bloomberg, Washington Post, "This Singaporean Tale of Corporate Ruin Has 34,000 Victims," 13 Apr. 2019 For new districts, the bonds are generally unrated and are sold by an underwriter, a business that markets them to investors, such as banks or pension funds. David Migoya, The Denver Post, "How developers use bonds, mill levies to ensure they are repaid," 5 Dec. 2019 After being an unrated national prospect as recently as the start of his junior season, the 5-foot-11, 170-pound pass-catcher has skyrocketed to the nation’s No. oregonlive, "Oregon Ducks football recruiting class rises to No. 6 nationally, eclipsing last year’s historic group," 5 Dec. 2019 Iowa: The Hawkeyes are trusting their evaluations and banking on the upside of guys like unrated twin wings Keegan and Kris Murray. Matthew Bain, Detroit Free Press, "Big Ten signing day breakdown: Michigan basketball has conference's top 2020 class," 13 Nov. 2019 Now a global macro fund run by H2O, which is backed by Natixis SA, has drawn concern, as investments in unrated bonds spurred billions of dollars’ worth of withdrawals in a matter of days. Washington Post, "Why Fund Managers Are Scared of Sudden Withdrawals," 19 Sep. 2019 The American Dream financing was the largest sale of unrated municipal bonds in 2017, according to Bloomberg. Eric Roper, chicagotribune.com, "Mall of America owner puts megamall on the line for massive New Jersey project," 6 Aug. 2019 Previous ranking: 11 This week: Beat Idaho State 31–0 Next week: at USC Previous ranking: 12 This week: Beat Stanford 45–27 Next week: at Pittsburgh As good as UCF’s offense has been, its unrated defense deserves some credit as well. Scooby Axson, SI.com, "Week 4 College Football Power Rankings: Clemson Further Proves ACC Dominance," 16 Sep. 2019

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First Known Use of unrated

1648, in the meaning defined above

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“Unrated.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/unrated. Accessed 16 Feb. 2020.

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English Language Learners Definition of unrated

US : not having a special mark (such as PG or R) which shows that a movie is appropriate for a specific audience

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