untented

adjective
un·tent·ed | \ ˌən-ˈten-təd \

Definition of untented 

archaic

: not probed or dressed the untented woundings of a father's curse —William Shakespeare

First Known Use of untented

1606, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for untented

un- entry 1 + obsolete English tented, past participle of tent to probe

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