verb (used without object)
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CAN YOU ACE THIS QUIZ ABOUT “COMPLIMENT” VS. “COMPLEMENT”?
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Example sentences from the Web for unanswered
Whether he can do it on the national stage is the unanswered question.
He insists that there is a “bottomless warren of unanswered questions surrounding that day and its aftermath.”Celebrity Conspiracy Theorists: Courtney Love Finds Malaysian Flight 370|Amy Zimmerman|March 20, 2014|DAILY BEAST
It worked and the team put up 27 unanswered points to defeat the Bears and win the league title.New York City Is the Storied Football Capital of the USA|Ben Jacobs|January 26, 2014|DAILY BEAST
There will always be some little thread, some unanswered question, that will keep the right-wing press going on this.
Unanswered questions and conspiracy theories about the apartment bombings persist to this day.Tsarnaev Brothers’ Impact on U.S.-Russian Counterterrorism Cooperation|Andrew S. Weiss|April 21, 2013|DAILY BEAST
The sound of merry voices and laughing came from within, and his first hesitating knock was unanswered.Tom Brown's School Days|Thomas Hughes
Even in America, on an infinitely smaller scale, the question was old and unanswered.The Education of Henry Adams|Henry Adams
He wrote, but he felt sure that his letters never reached her, since they were unanswered.My Novel, Complete|Edward Bulwer-Lytton
Day after day it accompanies me on my daily round, unanswered and seemingly unanswerable.
The unanswered hail was followed by the springing of rattles, ringing of bells, running of men, and shouting of orders.Historic Tales, Vol. 1 (of 15)|Charles Morris
British Dictionary definitions for unanswered (1 of 2)
British Dictionary definitions for unanswered (2 of 2)
- a party's written reply to his opponent's interrogatories
- (in divorce law) the respondent's written reply to the petition
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In addition to the idioms beginning with answer
- answer back
- answer for
- answer to
- know all the answers
- take no for an answer