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Princeton's WordNet

  1. untoldadjective

    of an incalculable amount

    "untold suffering"


  1. untoldadjective

    Not told; not related; not revealed.

  2. untoldadjective

    Not numbered or counted.

  3. Etymology: From unteald, from tellan

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. Untoldadjective

    Better a thousand such as I,
    Their grief untold, should pine and die;
    Than her bright morning, overcast
    With sullen clouds, should be defac’d. Edmund Waller.

    Characters where obscene words are very indecent to be heard: for that reason, such a tale shall be left untold by me. Dryden.


  1. untold

    Untold refers to something that has not been revealed, expressed, or described; not made known or communicated. It can also mean immeasurable or incalculable, referring to an amount or quantity too large, extensive or numerous to be counted or measured.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Untoldadjective

    not told; not related; not revealed; as, untold secrets

  2. Untoldadjective

    not numbered or counted; as, untold money


  1. Untold

    In 2003, Pete Francis released Untold, an album that looked into Pete's rock side more than So They Say had. Untold featured tracks like Burning the River, which was originally written for Dispatch, but stirred argument from the drummer/vocalist Brad Corrigan. Tracks range from a general rock feel to reggae and acoustic.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Untold

    un-tōld′, adj. not told or related: not counted or capable of being counted.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of untold in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of untold in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of untold in a Sentence

  1. Oscar Auliq-Ice:

    For the one who forgives, finds strength untold, In choosing kindness, a heart unfolds, And as forgiveness spreads its wings, A symphony of healing it sings.

  2. John Pierce:

    He has been defamed by pretty much every mainstream media outlet, and untold numbers of celebrities and politicians and the current President of the United States, so I would anticipate you'll see a lot of defamation lawsuits from him soon. And…people need to realize that they can't defame folks the way they did to Kyle.

  3. Brandon Wu of ActionAid:

    Japan's support for new coal-fired power plants not only destroys the climate it also displaces communities, is likely to cause untold local environmental damage, and primarily benefits Japanese companies instead of recipient countries, this is unacceptable on its own, and the fact that it is being done in the name of 'climate finance' makes a farce of the entire concept.

  4. Sani Kukasheka Usman:

    It is important to note that over the years this group has subjected ordinary citizens using public roads to untold delays, threats and disruption simply because they insist on using public space irrespective of inconvenience and hardship on other law-abiding citizens and motorists, this cannot be tolerated and must stop.

  5. Brook Hazelton:

    This prestigious collection offers unprecedented insight into the private lives of President and Mrs. Ronald Reagan, each object offers a 'through-the-keyhole' experience revealing as-yet-untold stories of two of the 20th century’s most celebrated public figures.

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