from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • adj. Not in use or put to use.
  • adj. Never having been used.
  • adj. Not accustomed: unused to city traffic.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. not used
  • adj. not accustomed

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Not used.
  • adj. Not habituated; unaccustomed.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Not put to use; not employed; not applied; disused. That has never been used.
  • Not accustomed; not habituated: as, hands unused to labor; hearts unused to deceit.
  • Unusual; unwonted.

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

  • adj. infrequently exposed to
  • adj. not in active use
  • adj. not yet put into use
  • adj. not yet used or soiled


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