Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. Not in a particular order.
  • adj. Mixed, not separated by property.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Not sorted; not classified.
  • adj. Not well selected; ill-chosen.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Not sorted; not arranged or put in order; not assorted or classified. Ill-sorted; ill-chosen.

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

  • adj. not categorized or sorted
  • adj. not arranged according to size

Etymologies

un- +‎ sorted (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • They remain unsorted and will probably pass into my next apartment in the same boxes.

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  • I particularly thought that perhaps I was so "unsorted" before camp because of being a bit under attack over doing camp or something.

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  • Ctrl+D also does not file the bookmark in 'unsorted' but at the tail-end of the Bookmarks Main menu ..

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  • [The "unsorted" refers to the fact that the records as currently shown have not been sorted by alphabetical, numerical, date, or some other criteria yet.]

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  • And as far as I can tell from their web site, there's no way to opt out of it (it's some kind of unsorted "everybody in Houston" delivery, I think - they're not even addressed).

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  • To return the playlist to its natural "unsorted" order, simply click on the left-most column heading, above the first number column.

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  • Lowry, a retired psychiatrist who discovered the pardon in an unsorted file box, has denied any wrongdoing.

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  • Here's to hoping the flood of unsorted information can be transformed into something useful.

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  • The desk was strewn with reports, unsorted mail, and the budget I still needed to review.

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  • The last WRX STI I drove, a 2008 model, was more than a little unsorted.

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