from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- adj. Not improved; not made better.
- adj. Not made use of or put to advantage.
- adj. Not built on or cultivated so as to increase in value. Used of land.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- adj. Not improved
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. Not improved; not made better or wiser; not advanced in knowledge, manners, or excellence.
- adj. Not used; not employed; especially, not used or employed for a valuable purpose.
- adj. Not tilled, cultivated, or built upon; yielding no revenue.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Not improved, in any sense; specifically, of land, not tilled; not cultivated; not brought into a condition for use by expenditure of labor.
- Not tested; not proved.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- adj. (of land) not cleared of trees and brush; in the wild or natural state
- adj. not made more desirable or valuable or profitable; especially not made ready for use or marketing
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