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Princeton's WordNet

  1. unconfirmedadjective

    not finally established or settled

    "an unconfirmed letter of credit"; "unconfirmed rumors"


  1. unconfirmedadjective

    Not finally established, settled or confirmed.

    We are hearing unconfirmed reports of an explosion.

  2. unconfirmedadjective

    Not having undergone the ritual of confirmation.

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. Unconfirmedadjective

    The unexpected speech
    The king had made upon the new-rais’d force,
    In th’ unconfirm’d troops, much fear did breed. Daniel.

    He would have resign’d
    To him his heav’nly office, nor was long
    His witness unconfirm’d. John Milton, Par. Regain’d.


  1. unconfirmed

    Unconfirmed refers to information or news that has not been verified, authenticated, validated, substantiated or proven to be true or accurate. It may also refer to an event, action, or decision that has not been officially agreed upon or finalized.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Unconfirmed

    un-kon-firmd′, adj. not confirmed: not verified by further testimony: not yet having received the rite of confirmation: not yet having election as bishop confirmed by an archbishop: weak.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of unconfirmed in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of unconfirmed in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of unconfirmed in a Sentence

  1. Michael Walter:

    We have unconfirmed reports of power flashes and possible wind damage in Clear Lake near Ellington Field where the Johnson Space Center is, power flashes occurred when high winds hit a transformer, which usually indicate a tornado coming through that area.

  2. Bennie Thompson:

    This will only add to the chaos for a Department where there are chronically too many leadership vacancies and positions held by unconfirmed, 'acting' officials.

  3. Baluchistan Home Minister Sarfraz Bugti:

    According to unconfirmed reports ... he was killed in a recent operation conducted by security forces in Awaran district, we are still confirming. There has been no communication and his presence has not been reported since a certain time, which indicates that he has died.

  4. Sheldon Whitehouse:

    The stakes are too high to allow the president to install an unconfirmed lackey to lead the Department of Justice — a lackey whose stated purpose, apparently, is undermining a major investigation into the president.

  5. Lise Grande:

    We're incredibly worried about the unconfirmed reports of people dying because of lack of medicine and widespread hunger.

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