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See definition of unreturned on Dictionary.com
  • as inthankless
  • as inunanswered
  • as inunrequited

synonyms for unreturned

  • fruitless
  • futile
  • unpleasant
  • ungrateful
  • barren
  • disagreeable
  • distasteful
  • miserable
  • not worth it
  • unprofitable
  • unrecognized
  • unrequited
  • unrewarding
  • useless
  • vain
  • wretched

    antonyms for unreturned

    MOST RELEVANT
    • fruitful
    • productive
    • profitable
    • appreciated
    • appreciative
    • considerate
    • contented
    • grateful
    • rewarded
    • satisfied
    • thankful
    • answered
    • certain
    • decided
    • determined
    • mutual
    • reciprocated
    • requited
    • returned
    • settled
    • shared
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      How to use unreturned in a sentence

      You loved him some time since, and accepted him; but you found your love misplaced,—unreturned, or at any rate coldly returned.
      THE KELLYS AND THE O'KELLYSANTHONY TROLLOPE
      It was the old narrative of a hopeless love, affection unreturned, a whole heart's devotion given without the shadow of requital.
      GERALD FITZGERALDCHARLES JAMES LEVER
      There was no hidden romance or tale of unreturned affection in Miss Sophonisba's experience.
      NOT PRETTY, BUT PRECIOUSJOHN HAY, ET AL.
      For she was evidently unutterably wretched—and no one knew better than I the sufferings of unreturned love.
      THE DELUGEDAVID GRAHAM PHILLIPS
      It is only the masculine lover whom Browning allows thus to get the better of unreturned love.
      ROBERT BROWNINGC. H. HERFORD
      Susan loved,—loved William Mainwaring; but was it not a love hopeless and unreturned?
      LUCRETIA, COMPLETEEDWARD BULWER-LYTTON
      He did not believe love so great as what he called his feeling for her could be unreturned.
      A SISTER OF THE RED CROSSMRS. L. T. MEADE
      But the devotion was unreturned, the constancy was not desired.
      THE MAN WHO WAS GOODLEONARD MERRICK
      Had Aunt Anne reproached him for any friendliness unreturned, any old hurt time had never healed?
      OLD CROWALICE BROWN
      Tom struck out first and a blow was parried, but not returned; another and another blow,—still parried, still unreturned.
      KENELM CHILLINGLY, COMPLETEEDWARD BULWER-LYTTON
      SYNONYM OF THE DAY
      OCTOBER 26, 1985
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      WORDS RELATED TO UNRETURNED

      • barren
      • disagreeable
      • distasteful
      • fruitless
      • futile
      • miserable
      • not worth it
      • ungrateful
      • unpleasant
      • unprofitable
      • unrecognized
      • unrequited
      • unreturned
      • unrewarding
      • useless
      • vain
      • wretched
      Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.