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  • adj. Not returned; unrequited; not reciprocated.


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  • Wouldn't any normal boy be thrilled to find his call unreturned?

    Hello ! Somebody Gave Me Your Number

  • Every application that goes unanswered and every phone call unreturned feels like a personal rejection.


  • A lawyer I interviewed with in February just emailed me back (after my attempted handwritten thank-you note, two emails and two phone calls unreturned within 1 month of the interview) saying that he couldn't hire anyone now (the "now" itself being quite humorous).

    Revenge of the Syndicate

  • There's a couple big caveats: Some 70,000 requested absentee ballots remain unreturned.

    First Click, Maryland:Democrats win early voting, but should turnout worry party?

  • For two months before leaving San Francisco I had turned down jobs, weaseled out of appointments, left phone calls unreturned.

    Geography of the Heart

  • It is a monument to those who came home to us, and to those who still remain unreturned.

    Loveletters from Vol 5

  • Some also believe Smiley and West are motivated by personal issues such as invitations declined, calls unreturned, or inauguration tickets not provided by Obama. rss feed

  • Transcripts will not be issued to anyone with outstanding balances at the Business Office or other holds (such as unreturned books, fines imposed by Student Life, etc.) until such holds are removed.

    Bethel College News

  • Yet she has appeared in it and has a gun, so she must kill someone, that's her mission if she wants to complete class real BUT that's not her only mission, she can't kill ANY one who isn't a player "unreturned", So if you think about it, she's not really playing the same game anymore ... maybe the nine sisters need a hero to clean up this "level" wich could just be a place where the electronic personnality or "soul" of players have been trapped and cannot get out.

    Review - Avalon

  • Requests for comment from the major GOP presidential campaigns went unreturned late Tuesday afternoon.

    Farmers Press GOP on Hiring


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