Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • adj. Not being attended to, looked after, or watched: an unattended fire.
  • adj. Having no attendants: unattended gasoline pumps.
  • adj. Not being paid attention to or listened to: an unattended question.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. not attended

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Not attended; not accompanied; having no retinue or attendance; without a guardian. Not attended to; not dressed: as, unattended wounds.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adj. lacking a caretaker
  • adj. lacking accompaniment or a guard or escort
  • adj. not watched

Etymologies

un- +‎ attended (Wiktionary)

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