unsown

adjective

un·​sown ˌən-ˈsōn How to pronounce unsown (audio)
: not sown
unsown seeds

Example Sentences

Recent Examples on the Web Fields would go unsown or not be harvested as farmers would leave their homes in order to avoid collection. John Patrick Leary, The New Republic, 6 Aug. 2021 Fields would go unsown or not be harvested as farmers would leave their homes in order to avoid collection. John Patrick Leary, The New Republic, 6 Aug. 2021 Fields would go unsown or not be harvested as farmers would leave their homes in order to avoid collection. John Patrick Leary, The New Republic, 6 Aug. 2021 Fields would go unsown or not be harvested as farmers would leave their homes in order to avoid collection. John Patrick Leary, The New Republic, 6 Aug. 2021 Fields would go unsown or not be harvested as farmers would leave their homes in order to avoid collection. John Patrick Leary, The New Republic, 6 Aug. 2021 Fields would go unsown or not be harvested as farmers would leave their homes in order to avoid collection. John Patrick Leary, The New Republic, 6 Aug. 2021 Fields would go unsown or not be harvested as farmers would leave their homes in order to avoid collection. John Patrick Leary, The New Republic, 6 Aug. 2021 Fields would go unsown or not be harvested as farmers would leave their homes in order to avoid collection. John Patrick Leary, The New Republic, 6 Aug. 2021 See More

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Word History

First Known Use

14th century, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of unsown was in the 14th century

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Cite this Entry

“Unsown.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/unsown. Accessed 26 Nov. 2022.

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