unthought
adjective Date: circa 1548 not anticipated ; unexpected — often used with of <
an unthought-of development
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New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • unthought — unthought1 /un thawt /, v. 1. pt. and pp. of unthink. adj. 2. not thought; not framed in a thought or thoughts: an unthought advantage. 3. not expected; not anticipated (often fol. by of): an unthought of place to find the key. [1530 40; (defs. 2 …   Universalium

  • unthought — adjective (unthought of) not imagined or dreamed of …   English new terms dictionary

  • unthought — adj. not previously thought about; unexpected …   English contemporary dictionary

  • unthought — un·thought …   English syllables

  • unthought — adj. (often foll. by of) not thought of …   Useful english dictionary

  • unthought-of — [spelling only] * * * …   Universalium

  • unthought of — index perfunctory, unanticipated, unexpected, unforeseeable, unforeseen Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • unthought-of — [spelling only] …   English World dictionary

  • unthought-of — adjective so unexpected as to have not been imagined an unhoped for piece of luck an unthought advantage an unthought of place to find the key • Syn: ↑unhoped, ↑unhoped for, ↑unthought • Similar to: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • unthought of — not imagined or dreamed of. → unthought …   English new terms dictionary

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