untrodden

adjective
un·trod·den | \ ˌən-ˈträ-dᵊn \
variants: or less commonly untrod \ˌən-ˈträd \

Definition of untrodden 

: not trod : untraversed

Keep scrolling for more

Synonyms & Antonyms for untrodden

Synonyms

pathless, trackless, untraveled, untraversed

Antonyms

traveled (or travelled), trod (or trodden)

Visit the Thesaurus for More 

Examples of untrodden in a Sentence

the fields in the valley are newly carpeted in an expanse of untrodden snow

Recent Examples on the Web

The fertile Timok River is to thank for the valley’s rising wine scene, which is largely untrodden. Michaela Trimble, GQ, "Skip the Crowds and Book a Trip to These Chill European Cities Instead," 22 Jan. 2018 Anthony Bourdain is known for his hold-nothing-back approach to life and for visiting locations that are dangerous and often largely untrodden by Americans (hence the name of his CNN show, Parts Unknown). Condé Nast Traveler, "Anthony Bourdain Has Been Blacklisted by Azerbaijan After Visiting Disputed Territory," 26 Oct. 2017

These example sentences are selected automatically from various online news sources to reflect current usage of the word 'untrodden.' Views expressed in the examples do not represent the opinion of Merriam-Webster or its editors. Send us feedback.

First Known Use of untrodden

14th century, in the meaning defined above

Keep scrolling for more

Learn More about untrodden

Dictionary Entries near untrodden

untrim

untrimmed

untripe

untrodden

untroubled

untroublesome

untrue

Statistics for untrodden

Look-up Popularity

Time Traveler for untrodden

The first known use of untrodden was in the 14th century

See more words from the same century

Keep scrolling for more

Comments on untrodden

What made you want to look up untrodden? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

the setting in which something occurs

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Test Your Vocabulary

Musical Words Quiz

  • gramophone
  • Which word describes a musical performance marked by the absence of instrumental accompaniment?
How Strong Is Your Vocabulary?

Test your vocabulary with our 10-question quiz!

TAKE THE QUIZ
Word Winder's CrossWinder

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!