What does undeveloped mean?

Definitions for undevelopedˌʌn dɪˈvɛl əpt

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word undeveloped.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. undeveloped(adj)

    not developed

    "courses in interior design were rare and undeveloped"; "undeveloped social awareness"

  2. unexploited, undeveloped(adj)

    undeveloped or unused

    "vast unexploited (or undeveloped) natural resources"; "taxes on undeveloped lots are low"


  1. undeveloped(Adjective)

    not developed or used

  2. undeveloped(Adjective)

    lagging behind others, especially in economic or social matters

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Undeveloped

    un-dē-vel′opt, adj. not developed.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of undeveloped in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of undeveloped in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Saul Bellow:

    In expressing love we belong among the undeveloped countries.

  2. Chief Executive Oliver Samwer:

    Growth won't slow, even after 20 years of the Internet. It's just starting, growth is particularly strong in our markets because they are undeveloped.

  3. Edward Morgan Forster:

    They go forth with well-developed bodies, fairly developed minds and undeveloped hearts. An undeveloped heart-not a cold one. The difference is important.

  4. Wiero Vogelzang:

    Many water and waste water treatment works, pipelines, pump stations and reticulation pipe networks are in dire need of rehabilitation if not past their 'sell by' date, certain poor and undeveloped areas are already experiencing water shedding.

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