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

  • adjective Not bound by a covenant.
  • adjective Not promised or guaranteed by a covenant.

from The Century Dictionary.

  • Not promised by covenant; not resting on a covenant or promise.
  • Not bound by a covenant, contract, or agreement; not having joined in a covenant, compact, league, or the like; specifically, not subscribing to the Scottish Solemn League and Covenant.

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

  • adjective Not covenanted; not granted or entered into under a covenant, agreement, or contract.
  • adjective Not having joined in a league, or assented to a covenant or agreement, as to the Solemn League and Covenant of the Scottish people in the times of the Stuarts.
  • adjective (Theol.) Not having entered into relationship with God through the appointed means of grace; also, not promised or assured by the divine promises or conditions.

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  • adjective Not bound by a covenant

Etymologies

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un- +‎ covenanted

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