unreported

adjective
un·​re·​port·​ed | \ ˌən-ri-ˈpȯr-təd How to pronounce unreported (audio) \

Definition of unreported

: kept private or hidden : not reported unreported income an incident that went largely unreported

Examples of unreported in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web The state’s Department of Health and Senior Services blamed technical issues for missing a total of 89 previously unreported deaths. From Usa Today Network And Wire Reports, USA TODAY, "Eviction problems, student pushback, coastal rental boom: News from around our 50 states," 9 Sep. 2020 There were 79 previously unreported deaths from as long ago as April 14 and as recently as Aug. 22. Lauren Caruba, ExpressNews.com, "San Antonio officials add 85 coronavirus deaths, almost all from reporting backlog," 6 Sep. 2020 But as of this month, only 63 percent of the population had been polled, with 56 million households still unreported. Popular Science, "Six ways the 2020 census will change your life," 21 Aug. 2020 Situations like Lee’s, while often unreported, are not rare. Alden Woods, ProPublica, "The Federal Government Gives Native Students an Inadequate Education, and Gets Away With It," 6 Aug. 2020 Situations like Lee’s, while often unreported, are not rare. AZCentral.com, "The federal government gives Native students an inadequate education and gets away with it," 6 Aug. 2020 Kiloh said most illicit market crimes go unreported because farmers who have been robbed cannot turn to authorities. Elliot Spagat And Michael R. Blood, USA TODAY, "7 killed at large-scale California marijuana operation," 10 Sep. 2020 Kiloh said most illicit market crimes go unreported because farmers who have been robbed cannot turn to authorities. Elliot Spagat, chicagotribune.com, "7 killed at large-scale California marijuana operation," 9 Sep. 2020 Kiloh said most illicit market crimes go unreported because operators who have been robbed cannot turn to authorities. Arkansas Online, "7 fatally shot at illegal California marijuana growing site," 8 Sep. 2020

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First Known Use of unreported

1576, in the meaning defined above

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25 Sep 2020

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“Unreported.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/unreported. Accessed 26 Sep. 2020.

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unreported

adjective
How to pronounce unreported (audio)

English Language Learners Definition of unreported

: not told to someone in authority : not reported

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