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adjective as in unanswered

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adjective as in unrequited

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Example Sentences

It seems light years away from the daily grind of unreturned phone calls and bad coffee.

A phone call and email to Ballantine's press office went unreturned.

My own email and phone call to Apple PR have gone unreturned.

Emails sent by Newsweek to the page in question were unreturned, and Faqih did not return requests for comment.

She then went into hiding: Repeated calls over the next 24 hours went unanswered and unreturned.

You loved him some time since, and accepted him; but you found your love misplaced,—unreturned, or at any rate coldly returned.

It was the old narrative of a hopeless love, affection unreturned, a whole heart's devotion given without the shadow of requital.

There was no hidden romance or tale of unreturned affection in Miss Sophonisba's experience.

For she was evidently unutterably wretched—and no one knew better than I the sufferings of unreturned love.

It is only the masculine lover whom Browning allows thus to get the better of unreturned love.


On this page you'll find 43 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to unreturned, such as: fruitless, futile, unpleasant, ungrateful, barren, and disagreeable.

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