Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • adjective Not joined, especially to surrounding tissue.
  • adjective Not committed to or dependent on another person or group.
  • adjective Not married, engaged, or involved in a serious sexual or romantic relationship.
  • adjective Law Of or relating to property that has not been seized by legal writ.

from The Century Dictionary.

  • Not attached; free.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • adjective Not attached; not adhering; having no engagement; free.
  • adjective (Mil.) Not assigned to any company or regiment.
  • adjective (Law) Not taken or arrested.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • adjective Not married or involved in a romantic relationship.
  • adjective Not attached, not connected with or belonging to a particular group or organization.

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

  • adjective not fastened together
  • adjective (of animals) able to swim about; not attached
  • adjective not associated in an exclusive sexual relationship

Etymologies

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un- +‎ attached

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