Definitions

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  • adj. Not quarried.

Etymologies

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un- +‎ quarried

Examples

  • The granite for his monument lies unquarried nor is its erection needed.

    Hidden Treasures Or, Why Some Succeed While Others Fail

  • And on the other hand, too few of those who are engaged in this endless war for human betterment have found the time to give to the world those truths not always hidden but practically unquarried, which may be secured only after years of active service.

    The Pivot of Civilization

  • Both of them had strength below the surface; they were like quiet peasants owning enormous and unquarried mines.

    The Ball and the Cross

  • If he is not innocent as the day, he's as hard as unquarried marble.

    Initials Only

  • He touched the heights of the Misty City and the sea-fog that had walled it in through the night as with walls of unquarried marble -- albeit the eaves had dripped in the darkness as after a summer shower -- and anon the opaque vapors dissolved and fled away.

    In the Footprints of the Padres

  • a fractional portion of the series of hillocks containing veins of silver, and as yet unquarried.

    Ways and Means

  • If he is not innocent as the day, he’s as hard as unquarried marble.

    Initials Only

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