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Synonyms for unintentional
ˌʌn ɪnˈtɛn ʃə nlun·in·ten·tion·al

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  1. unintentionaladjective

    Antonyms:
    intentional

  2. unintentionaladjective

    Antonyms:
    intentional

Princeton's WordNet

  1. unintentional, unwilledadjective

    without deliberate intent

    "my heart with unwilled love grew warm"- George Macdonald

    Synonyms:
    unwitting, unplanned, unwilled

    Antonyms:
    intended, willing

  2. unintentional, unplanned, unwittingadjective

    not done with purpose or intent

    "an unintended slight"; "an unintentional pun"; "the offense was unintentional"; "an unwitting mistake may be overlooked"

    Synonyms:
    unwitting, unknowledgeable, unknowing, ignorant, unplanned, unwilled

    Antonyms:
    willing, intended

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. unintentionaladjective

    Synonyms:
    accidental, unpremeditated, fortuitous, undesigned

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How to use unintentional in a sentence?

  1. Sally Curtin:

    Accurate recording of the circumstances surrounding the death as well as classifying the death obviously would be a limitation, and especially within the context of a drug overdose, oftentimes, it's hard to tell, unless there's a suicide note, whether it was a suicide or unintentional.

  2. Fox News:

    A CNN executive actually making the argument that China or Russia or ISIS or Al Qaeda being shaken by a fireworks display while Katy Perry is singing already wins the award for Best Unintentional Comedy for the year.

  3. Fred Hayes/Getty:

    Our involuntary manslaughter statute covers unintentional killings, unintentional that means they didn’t mean to do it. They didn’t have the intent to kill. But it happened anyway, and it happened because of more than mere negligence… They didn’t exercise due caution or circumspection and that’s what happened here.

  4. Democratic Florida Rep. Kathy Castor:

    The FDA’s regulation of individually-rolled, premium cigars in general is unreasonable and has led to unintentional, but very real consequences, like halting one of the most popular charitable donations to our troops.

  5. Hishammuddin Hussein:

    My concern is unintended, accidental, unintentional incidents on the high seas, especially between two major powers that at the end of the day will end up affecting smaller nations like Malaysia.


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