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  • adj.not answered
  • adj.not refuted
  • adj.not returned

synonyms for unanswered

  • ignored
  • not explained
  • not responded to
  • pending
  • tabled
  • without reply
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antonyms for unanswered

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  • answered
  • certain
  • decided
  • determined
  • mutual
  • reciprocated
  • requited
  • returned
  • settled
  • shared
  • certain
  • decided
  • definite
  • determined
  • settled
  • sure
  • undoubted
  • answered
  • mutual
  • reciprocated
  • requited
  • returned
  • shared
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How to use unanswered in a sentence

He had a theory that most letters, if left long enough unanswered, answered themselves.
FIFTY YEARS OF RAILWAY LIFE IN ENGLAND, SCOTLAND AND IRELANDJOSEPH TATLOW
The Seneschal turned to her again with his unanswered questions touching the end of that butchery above-stairs.
ST. MARTIN'S SUMMERRAFAEL SABATINI
These and many other questions scientists variously answer, but leave unanswered after all.
GOSPEL PHILOSOPHYJ. H. WARD
Correspondents will please accept this statement as an explanation why their letters to him have remained unanswered.
HARPER'S YOUNG PEOPLE, NOVEMBER 30, 1880VARIOUS
Mr. Crowe managed to scramble up the bank, but his calls to his companion were unanswered.
THE BRITISH EXPEDITION TO THE CRIMEAWILLIAM HOWARD RUSSELL
Kent's nod to Jandron went unanswered, and he and Liggett adjusted their helmets and entered the airlock.
THE SARGASSO OF SPACEEDMOND HAMILTON
Then on his leaving this remark so long unanswered that she had finally looked at him again: "I'm perfectly prepared for it."
THE AWKWARD AGEHENRY JAMES
He has left me here to answer the unanswered question you asked him.
TWO MEN OF SANDY BARBRET HARTE
But the Government decided that Gratarol's scandalous pamphlet should be left unanswered.
THE MEMOIRS OF COUNT CARLO GOZZI; VOLUME THE FIRSTCOUNT CARLO GOZZI
As my signal was unanswered by any friendly "Come in," I knocked more loudly than before: still no answer.
HARPER'S NEW MONTHLY MAGAZINE, NO. VII, DECEMBER 1850, VOL. IIVARIOUS
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WORDS RELATED TO UNANSWERED

  • betwixt and between
  • changing
  • doubtful
  • faltering
  • hesitant
  • hesitating
  • hot-and-cold
  • incomplete
  • indecisive
  • irresolute
  • moot
  • open to question
  • pending
  • problematical
  • unanswered
  • unconcluded
  • undecided
  • undetermined
  • unfinished
  • unsettled
  • unsolved
  • up in the air
  • vacillating
  • vague
  • waffling
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.