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Synonyms for unused
ʌnˈyuzd for 1,2 ; ʌnˈyust for 3un·used

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. fresh, unusedadjective

    not yet used or soiled

    "a fresh shirt"; "a fresh sheet of paper"; "an unused envelope"

    Synonyms:
    tonic, impertinent, wise, bracing, refreshing, sassy, new, novel, fresh, idle, smart, reinvigorated, unfermented, sweet, saucy, clean, impudent, refreshed, invigorated, brisk, overbold, refreshful

    Antonyms:
    accustomed, old, unclean, dirty, active, soiled

  2. unusedadjective

    not yet put into use

    "we bought an unused car for a change"

    Synonyms:
    fresh, idle

    Antonyms:
    dirty, accustomed, old, active, unclean, soiled

  3. idle, unusedadjective

    not in active use

    "the machinery sat idle during the strike"; "idle hands"

    Synonyms:
    groundless, loose, baseless, jobless, out of work, wild, light, dead, idle, unwarranted, fresh, unfounded

    Antonyms:
    unclean, old, soiled, accustomed, dirty, active

  4. unusedadjective

    infrequently exposed to

    "feet unused to shoes"

    Synonyms:
    fresh, idle

    Antonyms:
    old, soiled, dirty, accustomed, active, unclean

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. unusedadjective

    Synonyms:
    unemployed, untried, not applied

  2. unusedadjective

    Synonyms:
    unaccustomed, unwonted, new, not habituated, not familiar

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. unusedadjective

    Synonyms:
    unaccustomed, unfamiliar

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How to use unused in a sentence?

  1. Army Secretary John McHugh:

    Right now we're paying about $500 million a year, roughly, just to maintain empty infrastructure, unused infrastructure.

  2. Scott Stringer:

    It is an insult to families who are desperate to access technology for their children to leave brand new computers and tablets unused in closets and storage facilities, if auditors can’t locate an average of 180 computers per DOE location, this may be just the tip of the iceberg.

  3. Bram Cohen:

    It involves completely normal hardware rather than super custom and expensive stuff, most people have some amount of unused storage space they can do it with already.

  4. Ashish Jha:

    If we made IP available today, we will not add vaccines today. It's about tech transfer, knowledge of making vaccines. This is really about a complex biological agent. It's not clear to me that George Mason University.The moment India has a lot of unused vaccine capacity. The issue is building new capacity.

  5. James Rauh:

    It’s clear that the status quo isn’t working. WMD designation would allow the federal government to activate unused and under-used resources to stop illicit fentanyl before it ever reaches our border, [FAF] encourages the Biden Administration to take this decisive and necessary action, giving illicit fentanyl the WMD designation it deserves.


Translations for unused

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  • غير مستعملArabic
  • unbenutzt, ungebrauchtGerman
  • neuzataEsperanto
  • دست‌نخورده, ناآشنا, نوPersian
  • inutiliséFrench
  • neîntrebuințat, neutilizat, nefolositRomanian
  • непривыкший, неиспользованный, неиспользуемыйRussian

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