untilled

adjective
un·​tilled | \ ˌən-ˈtild How to pronounce untilled (audio) \

Definition of untilled

: not tilled untilled fields … the land was rough and untilled.— L. Frank Baum

Examples of untilled in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web This country is lush, with vast areas of untilled land, and nobody should go hungry. Nicholas Kristof, Anchorage Daily News, 26 Mar. 2018

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First Known Use of untilled

13th century, in the meaning defined above

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untilled

until one's dying day

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“Untilled.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/untilled. Accessed 26 Sep. 2021.

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