unsealed

adjective
un·​sealed | \ ˌən-ˈsēld How to pronounce unsealed (audio) \

Definition of unsealed

: not sealed

Examples of unsealed in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Over the weekend, thousands of pages of filings from months of proceedings became unsealed, showing what attorneys on both sides of the trial wanted excluded from being presented to the jury. Benjamin Vanhoose, PEOPLE.com, 1 Aug. 2022 The mice liked to snack on the bits of food that inevitably fell into the unsealed burners and were near-impossible to retrieve, and then to relieve themselves in the roomy broiler drawer. Hannah Goldfield, The New Yorker, 1 July 2022 In a sequence of events, Hussle accused Holder of being a snitch minutes before the latter allegedly used two handguns to kill him and would two other men, according to an unsealed transcript of a grand jury hearing. Kevin L. Clark, Essence, 7 June 2022 Zuberi had been planning to assist federal authorities in a corruption investigation of an unnamed mayor in California, his attorneys wrote in a newly unsealed memo. Brian Melley, Star Tribune, 18 Feb. 2021 Newly unsealed filings in San Diego federal court say the threatening voicemail, left midday May 3, came from 34-year-old Jonathan Ryan McGuire’s cellphone number. Teri Figueroa, San Diego Union-Tribune, 1 June 2022 The bikes, which are fitted with relatively fat tires, are particularly useful in forested areas where riders can carve their own paths along unsealed trails. Rachel Pannett, Washington Post, 26 May 2022 Only court staff, attorneys and family were allowed in, but court documents — including a warrant for Valle’s arrest issued on Monday — were unsealed after his case was transferred to adult court. Taylor Hartz, Hartford Courant, 19 May 2022 At Friday’s hearing, an Ormond Beach Police Officer testified that officers found an unsealed bottle of Grey Goose vodka in the front passenger floorboard of the vehicle at the time of the crash, according to the News-Journal. Amanda Rabines, Orlando Sentinel, 13 May 2022 See More

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First Known Use of unsealed

14th century, in the meaning defined above

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Last Updated

8 Aug 2022

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“Unsealed.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/unsealed. Accessed 14 Aug. 2022.

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