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Princeton's WordNet

  1. unfilledadjective

    of purchase orders that have not been filled


  1. unfilledadjective

    Not filled

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. Unfilledadjective

    Not filled; not supplied.

    Come not to table, but when thy need invites thee; and if thou beest in health, leave something of thy appetite unfilled. Jeremy Taylor, Rule of Living Holy.

    The air did not precisely fill up the vacuities of the vessel, since it left so many unfilled. Boyle.

    The throne of my forefathers
    Still stands unfill’d. Joseph Addison, Cato.


  1. unfilled

    Unfilled generally refers to something that is not completed, occupied, or supplied. It can refer to a position or role that has not been assigned yet, space that is empty, a task that is incomplete, or material needs that haven't been met.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of unfilled in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of unfilled in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of unfilled in a Sentence

  1. Jeanne Shaheen:

    We have literally thousands of positions in this country at the local and county levels that go unfilled because people won't run for them, and it's a great way to learn, for me, getting young people engaged in politics and public service is really one of the most fun things that I get to do.

  2. Marie Yovanovitch:

    This is about far more than me or a couple of individuals. As Foreign Service professionals are being denigrated and undermined, the institution is also being degraded. This will soon cause real harm, if it hasn't already, moreover, the attacks are leading to a crisis in The State Department as the policy process is visibly unraveling, leadership vacancies go unfilled, and senior and mid-level officers ponder an uncertain future and head for the doors. The crisis has moved from the impact on individuals to an impact on the institution.

  3. Wendy Feliz:

    The immigration courts are so underfunded, and that is why there is such a terrible backlog, [Judge positions] go unfilled, and even if they were filled, they still wouldn’t be sufficient.

  4. Eva Garza:

    Throughout the pandemic there has been a need for workers and now we're starting to see an uptick in the number of people that are coming in looking for work, there are a lot of jobs that are going unfilled, which is why we're going to need job training.

  5. Sipho P Nkosi:

    Some gaps remain unfilled, take good care of the people that love you.

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