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eaten

[eet-n] /ˈit n/
verb
1.
a past participle of eat.
Related forms
half-eaten, adjective
uneaten, adjective
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  • The ladies trifled with their meat, left half of it uneaten.

  • If I eat the fig, will the Augustus swear to leave the rest of them uneaten?

    The Wanderer's Necklace H. Rider Haggard
  • The melon, inedible and uneaten, was removed, soup in cups was substituted.

    Linda Lee, Incorporated Louis Joseph Vance
  • If they left any of the rice that was given to them uneaten, either from sickness or any other cause, they were whipped.

  • The appearance of the uneaten dinner in the kitchen produced a discussion, followed by a quarrel.

    Heart and Science Wilkie Collins
  • Al put the uneaten pork chops, a great pile of them, in two covered dishes and placed them in the refrigerator.

    Double Challenge James Arthur Kjelgaard
  • She pushed the uneaten breakfast under the bed, got up, washed her hands, and opened the door.

    Deccan Nursery Tales Charles Augustus Kincaid
  • She then hid her uneaten breakfast under her bed and pretended that she had waited for his return.

    Deccan Nursery Tales Charles Augustus Kincaid
British Dictionary definitions for uneaten

uneaten

/ʌnˈiːtən/
adjective
1.
(of food) not having been consumed; leftover

eaten

/ˈiːtən/
verb
1.
the past participle of eat
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Word Origin and History for uneaten

eaten

Old English eten, past participle of eat.

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