from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- adj. Having no friends.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- adj. Having no friends; friendless.
- v. Simple past tense and past participle of unfriend.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. Wanting friends; not befriended; not countenanced or supported.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Lacking friends; not countenanced or supported.
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Each Woe and lamentation are the appropriate responses to news that the word "unfriended" has been added to the New Oxford American Dictionary.
Love the quick poll on your fron page "Have you" unfriended "anyone in your social network" ...... good poll (waaaaa).
I was surprised to find that not only had I been "unfriended" by Jeremy Bird, but that I could no longer even find his profile on the FaceBook search engine.
Seems the poor guy had been ditched by his girlfriend, who had also "unfriended" him on Facebook.
Seriously, I got "unfriended" by posting a Michael Jackson joke.
Is that why Pat Davenport "unfriended" me on Facebook?
"He said he'd only 'unfriended' me to protect himself, because if someone flirted with me he would feel jealous," Mr. Garcia says.
Although the promotion was popular, Facebook recently concluded it conflicted with the site's privacy guidelines, under which "unfriended" friends aren't directly notified.
They wait on the shore while the sea-birds take wing for Hellas, out beyond the barrier of the Dark-Blue Rocks and the great stretches of magical and 'unfriended' sea.
Israel's military has "unfriended" one of its own - after a combat soldier potentially updated Israel's enemies on Facebook.
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