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Synonyms for unwritten
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Princeton's WordNet

  1. unwrittenadjective

    based on custom rather than documentation

    "an unwritten law"; "rites...so ancient that they well might have had their unwritten origins in Aurignacian times"- J.L.T.C.Spence

    Synonyms:
    oral, spontaneous, ad-lib

    Antonyms:
    written, scripted, statute(p), codified

  2. oral, unwrittenadjective

    using speech rather than writing

    "an oral tradition"; "an oral agreement"

    Synonyms:
    oral, ad-lib, spontaneous

    Antonyms:
    written, codified, scripted, statute(p)

  3. ad-lib, spontaneous, unwrittenadjective

    said or done without having been planned or written in advance

    "he made a few ad-lib remarks"

    Synonyms:
    unrehearsed, ad-lib, oral, off-the-cuff, extemporaneous, extempore, self-generated, offhand, spontaneous, extemporary, impromptu, offhanded

    Antonyms:
    codified, written, statute(p), scripted

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. unwrittenadjective

    Synonyms:
    oral, traditional

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. unwrittenadjective

    Synonyms:
    traditional

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "unwritten":

    non-written, non-print, tacit

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How to use unwritten in a sentence?

  1. Ariana Kukors:

    I never thought I would share my story because, in so many ways, just surviving was enough, i was able to leave a horrible monster and build a life I could have never imagined for myself. But in time, I've realized that stories like my own are too important to go unwritten.

  2. President Obama:

    There is no unwritten law that says that it can only be done on off-years. That’s not in the constitutional text.

  3. Thomas Nybo:

    This region is no stranger to earthquakes, a lot of people had the same feeling : This is a tremor, it passed. When that wasn't the case, they were in uncharted territory... It's basically an unwritten book.

  4. Kaspersky Lab:

    We haven't violated any written – or unwritten – rules, and our business model is quite simply the same template business model that's used throughout the whole cybersecurity industry: We provide users with products and services, and they pay us for them.

  5. Braden Overett:

    There are rules, and then there are unwritten rules, when you’re an A-list skater, you’re essentially representing the entire sport on behalf of your country, to the world, so there are a lot of systems of feedback in place.

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