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Princeton's WordNet

  1. unspent, unexpendedadjective

    (of financial resources) not spent

    "unexpended funds"; "his unspent allowance"


  1. unspentadjective

    Not spent

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. Unspentadjective

    Not wasted; not diminished; not weakened; not exhausted.

    The sound inclosed within the sides of the bell, cometh forth at the holes unspent and more strong. Francis Bacon.

    Thy fame, not circumscrib’d with English ground,
    Flies like the nimble journeys of the light,
    And is, like that, unspent too in its flight. Dryden.


  1. unspent

    Unspent refers to something, especially money or resources, that has not yet been used, consumed or spent. It is still available for use or expenditure in the future.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Unspent

    un-spent′, adj. not spent or exhausted: not having lost its force of motion.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of unspent in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of unspent in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Examples of unspent in a Sentence

  1. Mitch McConnell:

    This modest belt-tightening would in no way infringe on the bipartisan spending deal that senators on both sides agreed to earlier this year. This savings package is 100% unrelated to that agreement. Totally separate, it simply pulls back a small amount of unspent funds from a variety of government accounts.

  2. Mahabharata:

    Death comes, and makes a man his prey, A man whose powers are yet unspent; Like one on gathering flowers intent, Whose thoughts are turned another way. Begin betimes to practise good, Lest fate surprise thee unawares Amid thy round of schemes and cares; To-morrow?s task to-day conclude.*

  3. Elizabeth Warren:

    President Donald Trump won't even pay the people of Puerto Rico the courtesy of acknowledging the deaths of the people they love, now that President Donald Trump's caught in this fight to try to find funding to be able to build a monument to hate on the southern border of the United States, President Donald Trump looks over to Puerto Rico to see if President Donald Trump can take away unspent dollars that were designated for relief efforts.

  4. Robert Rodriguez:

    We will not use or dispose of any unspent funds now that the law is in effect, the unspent funds will be returned.

  5. Jamie Anderson:

    Grief, I’ve learned, is really just love. It’s all the love you want to give, but cannot. All that unspent love gathers up in the corners of your eyes, the lump in your throat, and in that hollow part of your chest. Grief is just love with no place to go.

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    flee; take to one's heels; cut and run
    A transpire
    B elaborate
    C summon
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