Related formsun·ful·fill·ing, adjective
Examples from the Web for unfulfilled
When we meet them, their lives are unfulfilled, and at no point are we convinced their condition will change.
Jones, it should be said, is also aces as the unfulfilled housewife (a role she plays very convincingly on Mad Men).Ethan Hawke's 'Good Kill': A Searing Indictment of America's Drone Warfare Obsession|Marlow Stern|September 6, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Now 27 years later, the giant, unfinished shell is a reminder of the country's unfulfilled tourism dreams.
Savage Coast is both an unfulfilled promise and an unexpected gift.The Art of Rediscovery: Muriel Rukeyser’s “Savage Coast”|Lauren Elkin|August 16, 2013|DAILY BEAST
This speaks of unfulfilled and unfulfillable aspirations in our young men.A Nation of Onlookers: India’s Violence Against Women and America’s Guns|Dilip D’Souza|December 22, 2012|DAILY BEAST
It was the old story of unfulfilled obligations, of a royal purse plucked at by too many vital interests to spend freely on art.The Tapestry Book|Helen Churchill Candee
There was something too poignantly sad about the unfulfilled hope of the picture.The Four Pools Mystery|Jean Webster
Now, here was no stereotyped utterance of the cards—no stock phrase—but a deliberate prophecy of an unfulfilled event.There is no Death|Florence Marryatt
The distribution of the fulfilled is less than that of the unfulfilled dream by three to five.The Book of Dreams and Ghosts|Andrew Lang
In each case the worst dread was unfulfilled, but what remained to be borne required all the fortitude which they could summon.Tom and Some Other Girls|Mrs. George de Horne Vaizey