from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- adj. Of, relating to, or being a musical instrument, arrangement, or performance that does not feature electronic amplification or modification; acoustic: "[His] fans will be pleased that more than half the cuts have the familiar sweetness, even when they include drums and a bit of snarling unplugged guitar” ( Jef Scoville).
- adv. Without electronic amplification or modification; acoustically: performed unplugged in an intimate café.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- adj. Not plugged in.
- adj. Using acoustic instruments, especially in lieu of electric ones.
- v. Simple past tense and past participle of unplug.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Having the plug removed; also, not plugged: in electrical testing, said of a resistance when the plug which short-circuits the coils of wire forming the resistance in the box of resistance-coils is taken out.
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The people who live South of I-90 tend to speak English less, vote less, and will otherwise be more likely to be unplugged from the process.
Laptops: If you spill a liquid on the keyboard get it unplugged from the mains and remove its battery as quick as possible.
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Maybe France will demand they be unplugged from the net for their 3-strikes?
In my experience as a teacher trainer, it has not been the case that teaching unplugged is purely the domain of the experienced, DELTA qualified teacher.
Your cordless phone would be useless for answering phone calls since the base station would need to remain unplugged until the phone rang – assuming you had a non-cordless phone elsewhere in the house to let you know the phone was ringing in the first place
I woke up when the power was restored sometime after eleven and stumbled around resetting the clocks and making sure my computer, which I had unplugged from the power source, was hooked up again.
I have always been jealous of my colleagues who can teach large classes 'unplugged' -- i.e., without using a microphone.
Like all Denon Presets Â – your settings are remembered from gig to gig Â – even after the units unplugged from the power Â – more on Presets later.