verb (used with object), spec·i·fied, spec·i·fy·ing.
verb (used without object), spec·i·fied, spec·i·fy·ing.
Origin of specify
Examples from the Web for unspecified
Her father, Bart, had resigned as CEO of a solar energy company in Atlanta after an unspecified disagreement with the board.
An unspecified portion of those requested funds would be reserved to expand legal assistance to both adults and children.
Intelligence from unspecified outside countries also has raised questions.Syria’s Chemical Weapons Arrive in Notorious Mafia Port|Barbie Latza Nadeau, Christopher Dickey|July 1, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Bentley will play an unspecified part during the fourth season of Game of Thrones.Meet Game of Thrones’ Sexy New Season 4 Cast: The Red Viper, Porn Stars, and More|Marlow Stern|April 4, 2014|DAILY BEAST
And Erdogan has threatened to send U.S. ambassador Francis Ricciardone packing for engaging in unspecified “provocative action.”Turkey And Iran Accused Of Oil-For-Cash Sanctions Scheme|Jamie Dettmer|December 28, 2013|DAILY BEAST
This account is given in a clipping from an unspecified newspaper, presumably of 1864.Colonial Expeditions to the Interior of California Central Valley, 1800-1820|Sherburne Friend Cook
Before this, the great games so often vowed, were constantly rated at a certain expense: these first at an unspecified amount.History of Rome, Vol III|Titus Livius
Attorney Cooley asked this witness about the speech made at an unspecified street meeting.The Everett massacre|Walker C. Smith
But its urge was not the general, unspecified longing which turns a man's eyes upon any desirable woman.Poor Man's Rock|Bertrand W. Sinclair
Supella supellectilium Viruses: Unspecified strain(s) of poliomyelitis virus, p. 103.The Biotic Associations of Cockroaches|Louis M. Roth
British Dictionary definitions for unspecified (1 of 2)
British Dictionary definitions for unspecified (2 of 2)
verb -fies, -fying or -fied (tr; may take a clause as object)
Word Origin for specify
Word Origin and History for unspecified
c.1300, from Old French specifier (13c.), from Late Latin specificare "mention particularly," from specifus (see specific). Related: Specified; specifying.