What does unofficial mean?

Definitions for unofficial
un·of·fi·cial

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

Princeton's WordNet

  1. unofficial(adj)

    not having official authority or sanction

    "a sort of unofficial mayor"; "an unofficial estimate"; "he participated in an unofficial capacity"

  2. unofficial(adj)

    not officially established

    "the early election returns are unofficial"

Wiktionary

  1. unofficial(Adjective)

    Not officially established.

    the unofficial results of the ballot

  2. unofficial(Adjective)

    Not acting with official authority.

    an unofficial adviser

  3. unofficial(Adjective)

    Not listed in a national pharmacopeia &c.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Unofficial

    un-o-fish′al, adj. not official.

How to pronounce unofficial?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say unofficial in sign language?

  1. unofficial

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of unofficial in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of unofficial in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Examples of unofficial in a Sentence

  1. Bryan Caskey:

    This is a routine part of the process, this is why we emphasize that election-night results are unofficial.

  2. Travis Williams:

    From a preliminary look conducted in Portland, it looked like microcystis, the toxic blue-green algae, but that's totally unofficial.

  3. Tim Albrecht:

    This will serve as sort of the unofficial kickoff to the Iowa caucus season for 2016, it's a great first look at how potential candidates stack up against each other.

  4. Harshad Ajmera:

    Just to save 1 percent, some customers were earlier buying gold without receipts. With the 3-percent GST, now many more will be tempted to make unofficial purchases from small jewelers.

  5. Vladimir Kara-Murza:

    This meeting in Trump Tower in the summer of 2016 was just another illustration that they're ready to do any avenues, any methods to try to get to this goal, including using unofficial proxies.

Images & Illustrations of unofficial

  1. unofficialunofficialunofficialunofficialunofficial

Popularity rank by frequency of use

unofficial#10000#10113#100000

Translations for unofficial

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

Get even more translations for unofficial »

Translation

Find a translation for the unofficial definition in other languages:

Select another language:

  • - Select -
  • Chinese - Simplified 简体中文 (Chinese - Simplified)
  • Chinese - Traditional 繁體中文 (Chinese - Traditional)
  • Spanish Español (Spanish)
  • Japanese 日本語 (Japanese)
  • Portuguese Português (Portuguese)
  • German Deutsch (German)
  • Arabic العربية (Arabic)
  • French Français (French)
  • Russian Русский (Russian)
  • Kannada ಕನ್ನಡ (Kannada)
  • Korean 한국어 (Korean)
  • Hebrew עברית (Hebrew)
  • Ukrainian Український (Ukrainian)
  • Urdu اردو (Urdu)
  • Hungarian Magyar (Hungarian)
  • Hindi मानक हिन्दी (Hindi)
  • Indonesian Indonesia (Indonesian)
  • Italian Italiano (Italian)
  • Tamil தமிழ் (Tamil)
  • Turkish Türkçe (Turkish)
  • Telugu తెలుగు (Telugu)
  • Thai ภาษาไทย (Thai)
  • Vietnamese Tiếng Việt (Vietnamese)
  • Czech Čeština (Czech)
  • Polish Polski (Polish)
  • Indonesian Bahasa Indonesia (Indonesian)
  • Romanian Românește (Romanian)
  • Dutch Nederlands (Dutch)
  • Greek Ελληνικά (Greek)
  • Latin Latinum (Latin)
  • Swedish Svenska (Swedish)
  • Danish Dansk (Danish)
  • Finnish Suomi (Finnish)
  • Persian فارسی (Persian)
  • Yiddish ייִדיש (Yiddish)
  • Armenian հայերեն (Armenian)
  • Norwegian Norsk (Norwegian)
  • English English (English)

Discuss these unofficial definitions with the community:

Word of the Day

Would you like us to send you a FREE new word definition delivered to your inbox daily?

Please enter your email address:


Citation

Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:

Style:MLAChicagoAPA

"unofficial." Definitions.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2019. Web. 24 Jun 2019. <https://www.definitions.net/definition/unofficial>.

Are we missing a good definition for unofficial? Don't keep it to yourself...

Free, no signup required:

Add to Chrome

Get instant definitions for any word that hits you anywhere on the web!

Free, no signup required:

Add to Firefox

Get instant definitions for any word that hits you anywhere on the web!

Nearby & related entries:

Alternative searches for unofficial:

Thanks for your vote! We truly appreciate your support.