What does unused mean?

Definitions for unused
ʌnˈyuzd for 1,2 ; ʌnˈyust for 3un·used

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. fresh, unusedadjective

    not yet used or soiled

    "a fresh shirt"; "a fresh sheet of paper"; "an unused envelope"

  2. unusedadjective

    not yet put into use

    "we bought an unused car for a change"

  3. idle, unusedadjective

    not in active use

    "the machinery sat idle during the strike"; "idle hands"

  4. unusedadjective

    infrequently exposed to

    "feet unused to shoes"


  1. unusedadjective

    not used

    I have two unused vouchers for a free meal.

  2. unusedadjective

    not accustomed

    I am unused to the dark nights of the countryside.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Unusedadjective

    not used; as, an unused book; an unused apartment

  2. Unusedadjective

    not habituated; unaccustomed

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Unused

    un-ūzd′, adj. not used, not accustomed.—ns. Unū′sage (obs.); Unused′ness.—adj. Unuse′ful, useless.—adv. Unuse′fully.—n. Unuse′fulness.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of unused in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of unused in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of unused in a Sentence

  1. Bram Cohen:

    It involves completely normal hardware rather than super custom and expensive stuff, most people have some amount of unused storage space they can do it with already.

  2. Brad Smith:

    Unused drains create a slimy film that creates an ideal breeding spot for drain flies, if these flies are present in the house there is almost certainly a slow or clogged drain.

  3. Scandinavian Proverb:

    Go often to the house of thy friend for weeds soon choke up the unused path.

  4. Scandinavian Proverb:

    Go often to the house of thy friend; for weeds soon choke up the unused path.

  5. David Livingstone:

    It's not like a song that's been dug out of the vaults, that's been sitting there unused because it wasn't good enough. It was a song that he intended to do something with and this is its new home, (It) does feel like it's tailor-made.

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  • غير مستعملArabic
  • unbenutzt, ungebrauchtGerman
  • neuzataEsperanto
  • دست‌نخورده, ناآشنا, نوPersian
  • inutiliséFrench
  • neîntrebuințat, neutilizat, nefolositRomanian
  • непривыкший, неиспользованный, неиспользуемыйRussian

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    declare untrue; contradict
    • A. observe
    • B. conform
    • C. depend
    • D. deny

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