unto

preposition un·to \ ˈən-(ˌ)tü \

Definition of unto

1 :to
2 used as a function word to indicate reference or concern
  • they became a world unto themselves
  • —Anne T. Fleming

Origin and Etymology of unto

Middle English, probably from un- (as in until) + to to



UNTO Defined for English Language Learners

unto

preposition

Definition of unto for English Language Learners

  • —used in the past like “to”


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unto

preposition un·to \ ˈən-tü \

Definition of unto for Students

:1to

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