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Princeton's WordNet

  1. undoneadjective

    not done

    "the work could be done or undone and nobody cared"

  2. done for(p), ruined, sunk, undone, washed-upadjective

    doomed to extinction

  3. undoneadjective

    not fastened or tied or secured

    "her blouse had come undone at the neck"; "his shoelaces were undone"

  4. unstuck, undoneadjective

    thrown into a state of disorganization or incoherence

    "price programs became unstuck because little grain was available"

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. Undoneadjective

    Etymology: from undo.

    Do you smell a fault?
    I cannot wish the fault undone, the
    Issue of it being so proper. William Shakespeare, K. Lear.

    Already is the work begun;
    And we rest all undone, till all be done. Samuel Daniel, Civ. War.

    There was no opportunity to call either of these two great persons to account for what they had done, or what they had left undone. Edward Hyde.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Undone

    p. p. of Undo

  2. Undoneadjective

    not done or performed; neglected

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of undone in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of undone in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Examples of undone in a Sentence

  1. Imam Gamal Fouda:

    We are here in our hundreds and thousands unified for one purpose – that hate will be undone, and love will redeem us.

  2. Monday Graham:

    This impulsive decision by the President has undone all the gains we've made, thrown the region into further chaos. Iran is licking their chops. And if I'm Monday Graham I've got a second lease on life. So to those who think ISIS has been defeated you will soon see.

  3. John Kasich:

    It just reflects the dysfunction in Washington, where people cannot even honor somebody who has dedicated their life to public service... He built the largest Republican majority in modern time... I guess no good deed goes undone or unpunished because some of the most savage attacks on him come from Republicans.

  4. Lady Reading:

    The whole point of getting things done is knowing what to leave undone.

  5. Michael Bierut:

    I think more than anything else, Hillary Clinton had come up with a reductive message that The People could interpret as The People own personal dog whistle if The People wanted, about what kind of America The People wanted restored and what was insufficient about the current America that needed to be undone.

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    an unpleasant or disastrous destiny
    • A. conform
    • B. blur
    • C. doom
    • D. demolish

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