unsped

adjective
un·​sped | \ "+ \

Definition of unsped

: not performed or accomplished returns with his mission unsped

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History and Etymology for unsped

Middle English, from un- entry 1 + sped, past participle of speden to succeed

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“Unsped.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/unsped. Accessed 26 Oct. 2021.

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