un·​ti·​tled | \ ˌən-ˈtī-tᵊld How to pronounce untitled (audio) \

Definition of untitled

1 obsolete : having no title or right to rule
2 : not named an untitled novel
3 : not called by a title untitled nobility

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Examples of untitled in a Sentence

the band is working on a new album which is still untitled
Recent Examples on the Web The project languished in development at Warner Bros., but was eventually picked up by Netflix, which is also developing an untitled film prequel and animated series in that universe. Janet W. Lee, chicagotribune.com, "Zack Snyder’s ‘Army of the Dead’ trailer plans a Las Vegas heist in a zombie apocalypse," 25 Feb. 2021 For Luhrmann's still untitled film, actor Austin Butler won a worldwide search to portray the young Presley. Bryan Alexander, USA TODAY, "'Look at that thing!' Bald Tom Hanks shows off his 'horrible haircut' for Elvis Presley movie," 31 Dec. 2020 The prince and the company were also understood to be attached to an untitled film project about the late fashion designer Alexander McQueen and Isabella Blow. NBC News, "Prince Azim of Brunei, Hollywood producer, dies at 38," 27 Oct. 2020 The untitled project follows Madonna: Truth or Dare, the 1991 musical documentary about her life during her 1990 Blond Ambition World Tour. Heran Mamo, Billboard, "Madonna to Co-Write & Direct Her Own Biopic: 'Who Better to Tell It Than Me'," 15 Sep. 2020 In an untitled photograph from a project Parks did in Mobile, Alabama, an old woman leans on a green rocking chair that holds an old man. Lovia Gyarkye, Vogue, "In the Exhibition “Gordon Parks: Half and the Whole,” Moving Scenes of Public and Private Black Life," 21 Jan. 2021 An unnamed businessman forgot the canvas—an untitled and undated work by French painter Yves Tanguy—at a check-in counter when boarding a flight from Düsseldorf to Tel Aviv on November 27, according to a statement from the local police force. Isis Davis-marks, Smithsonian Magazine, "$340,000 Surrealist Painting Found in Recycling Bin at German Airport," 16 Dec. 2020 Cult-favorite director Taika Waititi returns to the Star Wars family to take on a new untitled film. Kate Tully Ellsworth, USA TODAY, "Here's every new Star Wars series coming to Disney+," 12 Dec. 2020 Her untitled holiday film, which totally needs to be called White Christmas, has been delayed until 2021, thanks to the pandemic. Dan Snierson, EW.com, "Betty White's Lifetime Christmas movie delayed until 2021 due to the pandemic," 17 Sep. 2020

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First Known Use of untitled

1590, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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The first known use of untitled was in 1590

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2 Mar 2021

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“Untitled.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/untitled. Accessed 7 Mar. 2021.

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English Language Learners Definition of untitled

: not named : not having a title

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