un·signed | \ ˌən-ˈsīnd \

Definition of unsigned 

: not signed: such as

a : having no signature an unsigned check/letter

b : not signed to a contract an unsigned free agent

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Of those three, Joakim Noah plays in the East, while Dwight Howard and Dwyane Wade are unsigned. Justin Sayers, The Courier-Journal, "Here are the winners (and losers) after LeBron James' Lakers contract," 2 July 2018 Only third-round pick Tristan Pompey (Kentucky outfielder) is unsigned. Matthew Defranks, Sun-Sentinel.com, "Marlins sign second-round pick, 17-year-old shortstop Osiris Johnson," 25 June 2018 Colin Kaepernick, known for kicking off the protest in 2016, has sued the NFL along with Eric Reid, saying league teams have worked together to keep the players unsigned. Mahita Gajanan, Fortune, "The NFL Is Reportedly Considering Penalties For Players Who Kneel During the National Anthem," 23 May 2018 Second-round selections Darius Leonard and Braden Smith are now the only remaining members of the draft class who are unsigned. Stephen Holder, Indianapolis Star, "Quenton Nelson among nine Colts draft picks to ink deals," 11 May 2018 About half the paintings in his collection are unsigned. Malcolm Gay, BostonGlobe.com, "1,200 artworks were stuffed into a 3-story Quincy home. Now a collection is unveiled," 18 Apr. 2018 Former 49ers safety Eric Reid, one of the first players to join Colin Kaepernick’s national anthem protest in 2016, is still unsigned. Joseph Person, charlotteobserver, "Ex-Panthers safety Tre Boston looking for work - and the reason he's still unemployed | Charlotte Observer," 17 Apr. 2018 Oh, and Romeo Langford, a top-five recruit who is unsigned, could still pick the Jayhawks, too. Gary Bedore, kansascity, "Jayhawks popular pick as 2018-19's preseason No. 1 | The Kansas City Star," 3 Apr. 2018 The hearings come amid an off-season in which labor and management have taken pointed shots at one another, thanks to a free agent market that has left more than 80 players unsigned as camps open this week. Gabe Lacques, USA TODAY, "MLB's angry winter continues: Arbitration case will 'fuel the fire' for Blue Jays' Marcus Stroman," 15 Feb. 2018

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1598, in the meaning defined above

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