unsunned

adjective un·sunned \ "+ \

Definition of unsunned

1 a :not exposed to sunlight
  • the unsunned northerly face of the cliff
b :not affected or changed by the sun's light or heat
  • a creeping chilliness … probably caused by the unsunned morning air
  • —Thomas Hardy
c :not burned or tanned by the sun
  • the pale unsunned features of the city dweller
d :unlighted by the sun
  • the unsunned landscape
2 :not conveyed or open to the public
  • the unsunned art treasures kept locked up in a private gallery

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Origin and Etymology of unsunned

1un- + sumned, past participle of sun


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