Uncovenanted
Uncovenanted Un*cov"e*nant*ed, a. 1. Not covenanted; not granted or entered into under a covenant, agreement, or contract. --Bp. Horsley. [1913 Webster]

2. Not having joined in a league, or assented to a covenant or agreement, as to the Solemn League and Covenant of the Scottish people in the times of the Stuarts. [1913 Webster]

In Scotland a few fanatical nonjurors may have grudged their allegiance to an uncovenanted king. --Sir T. E. May. [1913 Webster]

3. (Theol.) Not having entered into relationship with God through the appointed means of grace; also, not promised or assured by the divine promises or conditions; as, uncovenanted mercies. [1913 Webster]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • uncovenanted — /un kuv euh neuhn tid/, adj. 1. not agreed to or promised by covenant. 2. not having joined in a covenant. [1640 50; UN 1 + COVENANT + ED3] * * * …   Universalium

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  • uncovenanted — adj. not provided for in a contract; not having covenanted …   English contemporary dictionary

  • uncovenanted — adjective not bound by or in accordance with a covenant or agreement …   English new terms dictionary

  • uncovenanted — un·covenanted …   English syllables

  • uncovenanted — /ʌnˈkʌvənəntəd/ (say un kuvuhnuhntuhd) adjective 1. not agreed to or promised by covenant. 2. not having joined in a covenant …   Australian English dictionary

  • uncovenanted — adj. 1 not bound by a covenant. 2 not promised by or based on a covenant, esp. God s covenant …   Useful english dictionary

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  • Covenanters — • The name given to the subscribers (practically the whole Scottish nation) of the two Covenants, the National Covenant of 1638 and the Solemn League and Covenant of 1643 Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. Covenanters     Covena …   Catholic encyclopedia

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