Origin of unattached
Examples from the Web for unattached
The “unicorns” are the unattached, attractive women roaming about the room.
The quartet giggles like preteen girls around its idol, an unattached alpha male played by Joe Manganiello.Pop Culture’s House Husbands Lag Behind the Reality in American Homes|Soraya Roberts|June 18, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Why the Lufthansa flight was allowed to take off with an unattached bag is a puzzle.
Here in Mumbai, unattached women in their late-20s, 30s, and 40s suddenly seem to be everywhere.
I mean that your husband is unattached just now, and seeks to spend his leisure time with his wife.A Comedy of Marriage and Other Tales|Guy De Maupassant
Majors, it appeared, were a drug on the market—unattached majors swarmed in Bovington.A Company of Tanks|W. H. L. Watson
He was bringing up all the unattached men he knew to present them to the visitors.The Main Chance|Meredith Nicholson
Every unattached man's a possible factor, a potential lover.Big Timber|Bertrand W. Sinclair
While often charming, unattached people are basically self-centered and lack values that guide their conduct with other people.Sequential Problem Solving|Fredric Lozo
late 15c., "not arrested or seized," from un- (1) "not" + past participle of attach. Meaning "not associated with any body or institution" is recorded from 1796; sense of "single, not engaged or married" is first attested 1874.