Definitions for unchecked

This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word unchecked

Princeton's WordNet

  1. unbridled, unchecked, uncurbed, ungoverned(adj)

    not restrained or controlled

    "unbridled rage"; "an unchecked temper"; "ungoverned rage"

Wiktionary

  1. unchecked(Adjective)

    Unrestrained or not held back.

  2. unchecked(Adjective)

    Not examined for accuracy, efficiency, etc.

  3. unchecked(Adjective)

    Not checked (ticked or enabled).

  4. unchecked(Adjective)

    Part of only one entry (i.e., across or down, but not both).

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Jawaharlal Nehru:

    The forces in a capitalist society, if left unchecked, tend to make the rich richer and the poor poorer.

  2. Cicero:

    The evil implanted in man by nature spreads so imperceptibly, when the habit of wrong-doing is unchecked, that he himself can set no limit to his shamelessness.

  3. Haim Saban:

    Nothing that I stated was different from what I have been saying for many years, there is a high level of crime occurring in this country due to unchecked illegal immigration.

  4. Jack Reed:

    Someone at this institution needs to be directly accountable to Congress, This legislation is about holding the New York Fed accountable ... It's just too powerful to be left unchecked.

  5. Kurt Wiesegart:

    Energy efficiency is the solution to solving energy crises, governments must put in place clear and strategic plans that support energy efficiency reforms or consumption will continue to go unchecked.

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