unwoven

adjective
un·​wo·​ven | \ ˌən-ˈwō-vən How to pronounce unwoven (audio) \

Definition of unwoven

: not woven unwoven fabrics

Examples of unwoven in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web North Carolina State University donated 4,000 meters of unwoven material that’s being used to construct new personal protective equipment. USA TODAY, "Nuns emerge, Missouri sues China, soldiers sew: News from around our 50 states," 22 Apr. 2020 There are other riddles to be unwoven, including with just how the document got to England. Jennifer Schuessler, New York Times, "A New Parchment Declaration of Independence Surfaces. Head-Scratching Ensues.," 21 Apr. 2017

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

First Known Use of unwoven

15th century, in the meaning defined above

Keep scrolling for more

Learn More about unwoven

Time Traveler for unwoven

Time Traveler

The first known use of unwoven was in the 15th century

See more words from the same century

Statistics for unwoven

Cite this Entry

“Unwoven.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/unwoven. Accessed 13 Aug. 2020.

More from Merriam-Webster on unwoven

Thesaurus: All synonyms and antonyms for unwoven

Comments on unwoven

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

WORD OF THE DAY

Test Your Vocabulary

Original Meanings Quiz

  • rembrandt painting a young scholar and his tutor
  • Which of the following is the earliest known sense of the word awe?
Spell It

Can you spell these 10 commonly misspelled words?

TAKE THE QUIZ
Bee Cubed

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!