unmade

[ uhn-meyd ]
/ ʌnˈmeɪd /

adjective

not made.
Falconry. unmanned(def 2).

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Origin of unmade

Middle English word dating back to 1200–50; see origin at un-1, made

Definition for unmade (2 of 2)

unmake

[ uhn-meyk ]
/ ʌnˈmeɪk /

verb (used with object), un·made, un·mak·ing.

to cause to be as if never made; reduce to the original elements or condition; undo; destroy.
to depose from office or authority; demote in rank.
to change the essential point of (a book, play, etc.).
to alter the opinion of (one's mind).
to change or alter the character of.

Origin of unmake

First recorded in 1350–1400, unmake is from the Middle English word unmaken. See un-2, make1
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British Dictionary definitions for unmade (1 of 2)

unmade

/ (ʌnˈmeɪd) /

verb

the past tense and past participle of unmake

adjective

not yet made
existing without having been made or created
falconry another word for unmanned (def. 4)

British Dictionary definitions for unmade (2 of 2)

unmake

/ (ʌnˈmeɪk) /

verb -makes, -making or -made (tr)

to undo or destroy
to depose from office, rank, or authority
to alter the nature of
Derived Formsunmaker, noun
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Word Origin and History for unmade

unmade


adj.

mid-13c., "not yet made," from un- (1) "not" + past participle of make. Unmake "to reduce to an unmade condition" is recorded from early 15c. (cf. Middle Dutch ontmaken, German entmachen); figurative sense of "to ruin" is recorded from c.1600.

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