unscreened

adjective
un·​screened | \ ˌən-ˈskrēnd How to pronounce unscreened (audio) \

Definition of unscreened

: not screened: such as
a : not shut off or protected by a screen an unscreened porch unscreened windows
b : not passed through a screening device or procedure unscreened questions unscreened luggage

Examples of unscreened in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Kelly imagined the program wouldn’t work at restaurants and busy stores — places where unscreened customers far outnumber screened employees, unless the plan was to test them too. BostonGlobe.com, 30 Jan. 2021 Out-of-control children were dosed with adult tranquilizers, administered through unsterilized needles, while many who fell ill received transfusions of unscreened blood. Krista Stevens, Longreads, 10 Aug. 2020 Out-of-control children were dosed with adult tranquilizers, administered through unsterilized needles, while many who fell ill received transfusions of unscreened blood. Krista Stevens, Longreads, 10 Aug. 2020 Out-of-control children were dosed with adult tranquilizers, administered through unsterilized needles, while many who fell ill received transfusions of unscreened blood. Krista Stevens, Longreads, 10 Aug. 2020 Out-of-control children were dosed with adult tranquilizers, administered through unsterilized needles, while many who fell ill received transfusions of unscreened blood. Krista Stevens, Longreads, 10 Aug. 2020 Out-of-control children were dosed with adult tranquilizers, administered through unsterilized needles, while many who fell ill received transfusions of unscreened blood. Krista Stevens, Longreads, 10 Aug. 2020 Out-of-control children were dosed with adult tranquilizers, administered through unsterilized needles, while many who fell ill received transfusions of unscreened blood. Krista Stevens, Longreads, 10 Aug. 2020 Out-of-control children were dosed with adult tranquilizers, administered through unsterilized needles, while many who fell ill received transfusions of unscreened blood. Krista Stevens, Longreads, 10 Aug. 2020

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First Known Use of unscreened

1648, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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“Unscreened.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/unscreened. Accessed 25 Jul. 2021.

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