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unused

adjective

Synonyms and Antonyms of unused

  1. 1 not having acquired a habit or tolerance the runner's performance suffered because he was unused to running at such high elevations Synonyms unacclimated, unaccustomed, unadapted, unadjusted Related Words unseasoned Near Antonyms unaffected, uninfluenced Antonyms acclimated, accustomed, adapted, adjusted, habituated, used

  2. 2 recently made and never used before preferred to start with unused pencils Synonyms brand-new, spick-and-span (or spic-and-span), newRelated Words clean, fresh, mint, pristine, unspoiled; untouched; newfangled, new-fashioned; natural, raw, unprocessed, untreated, unworked, virginNear Antonyms dirty, soiled, spoiled, stale; aged, beat-up, old, shabby, shopworn, well-handled, wornAntonyms hand-me-down, second hand, used

  3. 3 not being in a state of use, activity, or employment is there an unused cubicle that the temp could work out of? Synonyms dead, dormant, fallow, free, idle, inert, inoperative, latent, off, inactive, vacantRelated Words abeyant, arrested, interrupted, suspended; unoccupied; asleep, comatose, lifeless, moribund, quiescent, sleepy; inoperable, unusable, unworkable, useless; dull, slowNear Antonyms functional, operable, operational, workable; assiduous, industrious, sedulous; energetic, vigorous; feasible, practical, usable (also useable), useful, viableAntonyms active, alive, busy, employed, functioning, going, living, on, operating, operative, running, working


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