unventilated

adjective
un·​ven·​ti·​lat·​ed | \ ˌən-ˈven-tə-ˌlā-təd How to pronounce unventilated (audio) \

Definition of unventilated

: not ventilated a stuffy, unventilated office

Examples of unventilated in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web He was sent to the provincial capital to receive an education – in an unventilated, crowded classroom with poor lighting. Erika Page, The Christian Science Monitor, 22 Apr. 2022 And don’t be in a hurry to pack yourself onto a crowded, unventilated jetway. Karen Kaplan Science And Medicine Editor, Los Angeles Times, 21 Dec. 2021 Be on the lookout for visible signs of unsanitary conditions, like dirty towels, moldy showers, people peeing in the pool, or muggy, unventilated workout spaces. Amanda Macmillan, Outside Online, 20 Nov. 2014 The chaotic introduction of the closures in Amsterdam on Friday left some 600 passengers on two flights from South Africa crammed into planes and then unventilated rooms for about 30 hours. Benjamin Mueller, BostonGlobe.com, 27 Nov. 2021 The chaotic introduction of the closures in Amsterdam on Friday left some 600 passengers on two flights from South Africa crammed into planes and then unventilated rooms for about 30 hours. New York Times, 27 Nov. 2021 Field workers are often left to sleep in plastic shipping containers or unventilated huts, The Associated Press reported, where the woman died. NBC News, 8 Oct. 2021 Jason Donellan-Sparks, 29, and Shawna Doud, 23, had driven to Florida from Tennessee with the animals in the unventilated truck, deputies said. Tiffini Theisen, orlandosentinel.com, 29 July 2021 At least 150 people died of hypothermia or carbon monoxide poisoning from unventilated generators. Llewellyn King, Forbes, 10 June 2021 See More

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First Known Use of unventilated

1712, in the meaning defined above

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“Unventilated.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/unventilated. Accessed 2 Jul. 2022.

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