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EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR UNFULFILLED

Christmas had come and gone at the Brotherhood, and yet the project was unfulfilled.

Death has consecrated thy prediction, but it is yet unfulfilled.

It is the season of the unfulfilled desire, the eager hope, the coming surprise.

Unfulfilled intentions are not criminal without an overt act.

There was something too poignantly sad about the unfulfilled hope of the picture.

Consider how apt we are to deceive ourselves with unfulfilled purposes.

Constance felt that her benevolent intentions were doomed to be unfulfilled.

But until the future of Gervaise was assured, her mission was unfulfilled.

One of the unfulfilled desires of her life was to have had grandchildren.

In that respect, at least, one of the doctor's predictions was unfulfilled.

WORD ORIGIN

late 14c., from un- (1) "not" + past participle of fulfill.

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Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.