un·​vis·​it·​ed | \ ˌən-ˈvi-zə-təd How to pronounce unvisited (audio) , -ˈviz-təd \

Definition of unvisited

: not visited a remote, unvisited location … that things are not so ill with you and me as they might have been, is half owing to the number who lived faithfully a hidden life, and rest in unvisited tombs.— George Eliot … felt the utter impossibility, from her knowledge of his mind, that he could be unvisited by remembrance …— Jane Austen

Examples of unvisited in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web The office was a time capsule, unvisited — by me, at least — since March 9, 2020. John Kelly, Washington Post, 10 Oct. 2021 With the Napoleonic Wars over and no serious military threats remaining, England was able to spend several decades reaching the last unvisited locations on the globe. David James, Anchorage Daily News, 11 Sep. 2021 Rue de la Huchette, in the Latin Quarter, which in the 1920s and ’30s is unvisited by tourists. Thomas Swick, WSJ, 6 Aug. 2021 Two terrific shows that languish in darkened galleries at the Museum of Modern Art should not pass uncelebrated—or unvisited, to the extent that MOMA’s Web site ameliorates the lockdown. Peter Schjeldahl, The New Yorker, 11 May 2020 In this end game of our long exploration of our planet, the remaining unvisited destinations required the invention of new modes of transport. Andrew Liptak, The Verge, 18 Oct. 2018 While talk of demolishing parts of the hub to make way for a brand new one came about in 2003, the plans never came to fruition, and the iconic structure has gone virtually unvisited and unchanged since closing its doors. Lindsey Desimone, ELLE Decor, 18 Sep. 2015 The tour will make stops in unvisited cities including Las Vegas, Seattle, Sacramento and Tampa. Suzette Fernandez, Billboard, 8 June 2018

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1548, in the meaning defined above

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“Unvisited.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/unvisited. Accessed 23 Oct. 2021.

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