unwanted

adjective un·want·ed \ ˌən-ˈwän-təd \
Updated on: 10 Feb 2018

Definition of unwanted

: not wanted or needed
  • attracting unwanted attention
  • giving away some unwanted possessions

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First Known Use of unwanted

1697


UNWANTED Defined for Kids

unwanted

adjective un·want·ed \ ˌən-ˈwȯn-təd , -ˈwän- \

Definition of unwanted for Students

: not desired or needed

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