Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • Not paved; not covered with stone.
  • Castrated; gelded.

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

  • adjective Not paved; not furnished with a pavement.
  • adjective obsolete Castrated.

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

  • adjective of a road or path Not having a hard, impervious surface; not paved

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

  • adjective not having a paved surface

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Examples

  • They stood, without any respect for regularity, on each side of a straggling kind of unpaved street, where children, almost in a primitive state of nakedness, lay sprawling, as if to be crushed by the hoofs of the first passing horse.

    The Waverley

  • They stood, without any respect for regularity, on each side of a straggling kind of unpaved street, where children, almost in a primitive state of nakedness, lay sprawling, as if to be crushed by the hoofs of the first passing horse.

    Waverley — Volume 1

  • They stood, without any respect for regularity, on each side of & straggling kind of unpaved street, where children, almost in a primitive state of nakedness, lay sprawling, as if to be crushed by the hoofs of the first passing horse.

    Waverley: or, 'Tis sixty years since

  • They stood, without any respect for regularity, on each side of a straggling kind of unpaved street, where children, almost in a primitive state of nakedness, lay sprawling, as if to be crushed by the hoofs of the first passing horse.

    Waverley — Complete

  • a straggling kind of unpaved street, where children, almost in a primitive state of nakedness, lay sprawling, as if to be crushed by the hoofs of the first passing horse.

    Waverley

  • a straggling kind of unpaved street, where children, almost in a primitive state of nakedness, lay sprawling, as if to be crushed by the hoofs of the first passing horse.

    Waverley

  • In suburban Bedford, N.Y., where the privacy of an unpaved road is mark of prestige, the best way to gawk at the homes of the rich and famous is on horseback.

    Homes by Horseback

  • Dirt streaks on cars—a result of living on prestigious unpaved roads—are a status symbol.

    Homes by Horseback

  • Dirt streaks on cars—a result of living on prestigious unpaved roads—are a status symbol.

    Saddling Up to See Where the Wealthy Live

  • There's also dust, because the cars are driving over mostly unpaved roads.

    Nathan Schneider: The Kabul Scarf: A New Year Reflection On The War In Afghanistan

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