Definitions for unreadʌnˈrɛd

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary


  1. not read, as a letter or newspaper.

  2. lacking in knowledge gained by reading.

  3. having little knowledge of a specific field.

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. unread(adj)

    not informed through reading

    "he seems to have been wholly unread in political theory"- V.L.Parrington


  1. unread(Adjective)

    Not having been read.

    The book I got for my 18th birthday remained unread until my retirement.

  2. unread(Adjective)

    Not having read; uneducated.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Unread(adj)

    not read or perused; as, an unread book

  2. Unread(adj)

    not versed in literature; illiterate

Anagrams of unread

  1. Endura


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