unredressed

adjective
un·​re·​dressed | \ ˌən-ri-ˈdrest How to pronounce unredressed (audio) \

Definition of unredressed

: not set right : not compensated for : not redressed an unredressed injustice a grievance that remains unredressed

Examples of unredressed in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Harris’s surrealistic, cartoonish methods are as exuberant and freewheelingly associative as Douglas is—and the film’s hyperbolic absurdities reflect the unredressed absurdities of American racial politics. Richard Brody, The New Yorker, 22 Sep. 2021 With a discerning eye for detail, Haroun depicts the moral and physical toll of endemic and unredressed violence. Richard Brody, The New Yorker, 23 Dec. 2020

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First Known Use of unredressed

14th century, in the meaning defined above

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“Unredressed.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/unredressed. Accessed 24 May. 2022.

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