un·​uti·​lized | \ ˌən-ˈyü-tə-ˌlīzd How to pronounce unutilized (audio) \

Definition of unutilized

: not put to use : not utilized tracts of unutilized farmland

Examples of unutilized in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Another startup using NFTs is Stay Open, which converts unutilized retail and office space into hostel-like lodgings. Peter Grant, WSJ, 24 May 2022 With so much ground going unutilized, the city of Helsinki has converted some of its shelters into spaces for everyday public use. ABC News, 12 May 2022 Yup, almost 30% of ballot capacity went unutilized, with so many worthy players eligible. Tony Blengino, Forbes, 28 Jan. 2022 With no tracking in place, the customer was left holding the bag on unutilized shelfware. Uday Birajdar, Forbes, 24 May 2021 Repurposing unutilized spaces helps achieve environmental and social goals while simultaneously delivering better economic performance. Arshdeep Sethi, Forbes, 10 Mar. 2021 And Trump's reelection team isn't letting any advantage go unutilized. Naomi Lim, Washington Examiner, 8 Apr. 2020 The couple is partnering with homeowners to transform unutilized properties — ranging from a decrepit shipping container to a rundown Airstream — into money-making cash pads. Ew Staff, EW.com, 23 July 2019 See More

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First Known Use of unutilized

1868, in the meaning defined above

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3 Jun 2022

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“Unutilized.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/unutilized. Accessed 25 Jun. 2022.

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