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[uhn-peyd-fawr] /ʌnˈpeɪdˌfɔr/
not paid for.
Origin of unpaid-for
late Middle English
1425-75; late Middle English un-payd for; see un-1, paid, for Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018.
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  • Yes, sir, as great a truth as that you are in your unpaid-for scarlet.

  • The fortunes of the rich idlers come from the unpaid-for labor of the working class.

  • And Gordon Lowndes stood erect in his place, fanning himself with the unpaid-for programmes, and beaming upon all the house.

    Young Blood E. W. Hornung
  • As a concession on their side, the Maoris gave us the right of running cattle free over the unpaid-for acres.

    Brighter Britain! (Volume 1 of 2) William Delisle Hay

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