uncared-for

[ uhn-kaird-fawr ]
/ ʌnˈkɛərdˌfɔr /

adjective

untended; neglected; unkempt: The garden had an uncared-for look.
not cared for; not liked or favored: uncared-for reminders of youth.

Nearby words

  1. uncanny valley,
  2. uncanonical,
  3. uncap,
  4. uncapable,
  5. uncared for,
  6. uncaring,
  7. uncas,
  8. uncase,
  9. uncaused,
  10. unceasing

Origin of uncared-for

First recorded in 1590–1600

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British Dictionary definitions for uncared-for

uncared-for

/ (ˌʌnˈkɛədfɔː) /

adjective

not cared for; neglected
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