unsaved

adjective

un·​saved ˌən-ˈsāvd How to pronounce unsaved (audio)
: not saved
especially : not absolved from eternal punishment : not regenerate

Example Sentences

Recent Examples on the Web Research shows that as many as 1 in 4 people aren’t getting their full employer match, and that adds up to $24 billion that go unsaved every year. Forbes, 20 Jan. 2022 Apple at least allows users to filter all messages from people who aren't already in their contacts, but that doesn't flag which texts are likely to be a scam, and puts them in the same folder as authentic messages from unsaved numbers. NBC News, 6 May 2021 Dismissive of organized religion, Carey Falwell died at age 55, with a hip flask in his pocket and an unsaved soul, his grandson said. Daniel Burke, CNN, 30 Aug. 2020 The app’s caller ID service, which helps users identify names of callers with unsaved numbers, has garnered 2.9 million active users in Nigeria. Yomi Kazeem, Quartz Africa, 24 Sep. 2019 As such, when a Truecaller user receives a call from an unsaved number, the app can match that number with a name from its vast database. Yomi Kazeem, Quartz Africa, 5 Dec. 2019 As such, when a Truecaller user receives a call from an unsaved number, the app can match that number with a name from its vast database. Yomi Kazeem, Quartz Africa, 5 Dec. 2019 As such, when a Truecaller user receives a call from an unsaved number, the app can match that number with a name from its vast database. Yomi Kazeem, Quartz Africa, 5 Dec. 2019 As such, when a Truecaller user receives a call from an unsaved number, the app can match that number with a name from its vast database. Yomi Kazeem, Quartz Africa, 5 Dec. 2019 See More

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Word History

First Known Use

13th century, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of unsaved was in the 13th century

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“Unsaved.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/unsaved. Accessed 28 Nov. 2022.

Kids Definition

unsaved

adjective

un·​saved ˌən-ˈsāvd How to pronounce unsaved (audio)
ˈən-
: not saved
especially : not rescued from eternal punishment
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