un·​se·​lect·​ed | \ ˌən-sə-ˈlek-təd How to pronounce unselected (audio) \

Definition of unselected

: not selected will be held at a still unselected location also : chosen at random unselected samples

Examples of unselected in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Wenyen Gabriel was forced to play 9 unexpected minutes because Zach Collins injured his left ankle, and the player who went unselected in the 2018 NBA Draft swished a timely second half three — just his sixth of the season. oregonlive, "Portland Trail Blazers earn playoff spot with play-in win over Memphis: The good, the bad, the heartbreaking," 16 Aug. 2020 After a successful college career at Washington, Moon went unselected in the 1978 NFL Draft. Tyler Dragon, The Enquirer, "Warren Moon: Colin Kaepernick deserves a chance to play in the NFL, no question about it," 3 July 2020 After a 5-2 start, the Roadrunners lost three of their final four games, qualifying for bowl eligibility at 6-5 but going unselected. Greg Luca, ExpressNews.com, "Report: Frank Wilson fired as UTSA football coach after four seasons," 1 Dec. 2019 Brown went unselected in the NBA Draft on Thursday night. Sam Blum | Sblum@al.com, al.com, "Bryce Brown signs free agent deal with Sacramento Kings," 21 June 2019 Graham went unselected in the 2015 NBA draft after four seasons at Virginia Commonwealth. Rick Bonnell, charlotteobserver, "Why Charlotte Hornets passed on restricting Treveon Graham free-agency," 29 June 2018 Both were sought-after recruits as teenagers out of the USHL, though Haula had been drafted 182nd overall by the Wild in 2009 while Schmidt went unselected altogether. Alex Prewitt, SI.com, "From College Hockey to Vegas, the Journey of Haula and Schmidt Could Include the Stanley Cup," 25 May 2018 For the second year in a row, Oregon State Beavers ace Luke Heimlich went unselected in the MLB draft. Joel Odom, OregonLive.com, "Oregon State pitcher Luke Heimlich not selected in 2018 MLB draft," 7 June 2018 Silvers, a Gulf Shores High School graduate, went unselected in this past weekend's NFL draft. Creg Stephenson, AL.com, "Troy QB Brandon Silvers says he's headed to New Orleans Saints tryout camp," 30 Apr. 2018

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First Known Use of unselected

circa 1891, in the meaning defined above

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22 Aug 2020

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“Unselected.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/unselected. Accessed 22 Sep. 2020.

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