Definitions

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

  • adjective Not engaged in or involving trade or commerce.
  • adjective Not in accord with the spirit or methods of commerce.
  • adjective Uneconomical.

from The Century Dictionary.

  • Not commercial; not carrying on or familiar with or devoted to commerce.
  • Not in accordance with the principles of commerce.

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  • adjective Not commercial; often specifically not commercially viable

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

  • adjective not conducive to commercial success

Etymologies

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un- +‎ commercial

Examples

  • Yet for the creators of these small, perhaps "uncommercial" games, this is nothing but positive.

    Eurogamer

  • Yet for the creators of these small, perhaps "uncommercial" games, this is nothing but positive.

    Eurogamer

  • Yet for the creators of these small, perhaps "uncommercial" games, this is nothing but positive.

    Eurogamer

  • Yet for the creators of these small, perhaps "uncommercial" games, this is nothing but positive.

    Eurogamer

  • Yet for the creators of these small, perhaps "uncommercial" games, this is nothing but positive.

    Eurogamer

  • Yet for the creators of these small, perhaps "uncommercial" games, this is nothing but positive.

    Eurogamer

  • Considered "uncommercial,"'Fatal Attraction' was rejected by 26 directors before Lyne expressed interest in the project, and the script went through several revisions before a suitable draft was completed.

    High-Def Digest: All High-Def Disc News

  • ZERO TOLERANCE (Alternative Music - but erring on the "uncommercial" side)

    Word Magazine - Comments

  • The UK film sector needs to engage with the opportunities offered by new technologies to expose "uncommercial" films to wide audiences without depending upon the theatrical circuit.

    The Guardian World News

  • I've spent money in order to support a few "uncommercial" games.

    digg.com: Stories / Popular

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