un·​tra·​versed ˌən-trə-ˈvərst How to pronounce untraversed (audio)
 also  -tra-ˈvərst,
 or  -ˈtra-(ˌ)vərst
: not previously crossed or traveled over : not traversed
an untraversed desert

Word History

First Known Use

circa 1775, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of untraversed was circa 1775

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Cite this Entry

“Untraversed.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/untraversed. Accessed 2 Feb. 2023.

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