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Princeton's WordNet

  1. spiritual world, spiritual domain, unseenadjective

    a belief that there is a realm controlled by a divine spirit

  2. unobserved, unseenadjective

    not observed


  1. unseenadjective

    Not seen or discovered.

  2. unseenadjective

    Unskilled; inexperienced.

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. Unseenadjective

    A jest unseen, inscrutable, invisible,
    As a nose on a man’s face, or a weathercock on a steeple. Sh.

    Her father and myself
    Will so dispose ourselves, that seeing, unseen,
    We may of the encounter frankly judge. William Shakespeare, Hamlet.

    A painter became a physician; whereupon one said to him, you have done well; for before the faults of your work were seen, but now they are unseen. Francis Bacon.

    Here may I always on this downy grass,
    Unknown, unseen, my easy minutes pass. Wentworth Dillon.

    Millions of spiritual creatures walk the earth
    Unseen, both when we wake, and when we sleep. John Milton.

    At his birth a star
    Unseen before in heaven, proclaims him come;
    And guides the eastern sages who enquire
    His place, to offer incense, myrrh, and gold. John Milton.

    He that on her his bold hand lays,
    With Cupid’s pointed arrows plays:
    They with a touch, they are so keen,
    Wound us unshot, and she unseen. Edmund Waller.

    The footsteps of the deity he treads,
    And secret moves along the crowded space,
    Unseen of all the rude Phæacian race. Alexander Pope, Odyssey.

    The weeds of heresy being grown into ripeness, do, even in the very cutting down, scatter oftentimes those seeds which for a while lie unseen and buried in the earth; but afterward freshly spring up again no less pernicious than at the first. Richard Hooker.

    On she came,
    Led by her heav’nly maker, though unseen
    And guided by his voice. John Milton, Par. Lost.

    He was not unseen in the affections of the court, but had not reputation enough to reform it. Edward Hyde.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Unseenadjective

    not seen or discovered

  2. Unseenadjective

    unskilled; inexperienced


  1. Unseen

    The Unseen trilogy consists of three books authored by Nancy Holder and Jeff Mariotte. Tagline: "The first in a new crossover trilogy". Salma de la Navidad, a friend of Willow's, is having problems: her brother Nicky has disappeared and is believed to be joining a local Sunnydale gang called the Latin Cobras. Salma's also got a black shadowy nothingness that Buffy can sense but can barely fight. Meanwhile in LA, Angel is tied down by a case where his client is wrongfully accused of murder by crooked cops while Cordelia discovers a pack of pre-teens who revere vampires and have been promised eternal life by a vampire. Buffy's work takes her to LA along with Willow to the de la Navidad household where the same black shadow continues to attack Salma. When Salma suddenly disappears as does Kayley everyone knows that something is up. After an explosion of oil fields, caused by Nicky, in Sunnydale, Riley rushes to LA where himself, Buffy and Angel have to work together to solve the disappearances and to calm down the gang warfare going on in LA. The tension established between Angel and Riley in "The Yoko Factor" continues.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Unseen

    un-sēn′, adj. not seen: invisible.—adj. Unsee′ing, not seeing, blind.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Unseen in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Unseen in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Examples of Unseen in a Sentence

  1. Greg Maletic:

    Some people won't' get' the fact that we aren't using the newest, blazing-fast graphics hardware, or that we chose a black and white screen. Or that they'll be buying the device with games sight-unseen, but we wanted to offer a different experience than what you get from an iPhone, or Nintendo Switch.

  2. Ginger Rogers:

    You know, there's nothing damnable about being a strong woman. The world needs strong women. There are a lot of strong women you do not see who are guiding, helping, mothering strong men. They want to remain unseen. It's kind of nice to be able to play a strong woman who is seen

  3. Jennifer Salke:

    This Is America. i would have committed to Donald sight unseen.

  4. George Goehl:

    I think we heard after the election that Trump supporters... felt unseen and forgotten. And I think poor, working-class people of all races feel unseen and forgotten right now.

  5. John Milton:

    Millions of spiritual creatures walk the earth Unseen, both when we wake and when we sleep.

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    a convex shape that narrows toward a point
    • A. jocularity
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