- not expressed; not indicated or communicated, as in words, intimations, or the like: an unexpressed desire.
- tacit; understood without explicit statement: an unexpressed agreement.
Origin of unexpressed
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Examples from the Web for unexpressed
And immediately in the public mind crept an unexpressed question.The Twins of Suffering Creek
It was evident he was in the throes of unexpressed affection.Pirate Gold</p>
Frederic Jesup Stimson
How does so much heart, how does so much sweetness, all unexpressed, appear?The Children
Unexpressed Will desired to find expression, to become manifest.The Orchard of Tears
But for her castles in Spain she must have burst with her unexpressed desires.The Wind Before the Dawn
Dell H. Munger
- not expressed or said
- understood without being expressed
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