not cared for or attended to

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Examples from the Web for untended

Historical Examples of untended

  • Occasionally they secured the controls and allowed the plane to fly on, untended.

  • Only its untended Diesels had checked before a fuel-pump cleared.


    Murray Leinster

  • It will naturally be thought that he died here alone and untended.

    Across the Spanish Main

    Harry Collingwood

  • Apparently he had supposed that the camel lying in the road was untended.

    Barclay of the Guides

    Herbert Strang

  • In the garden withered the rose and the lily, untended and unplucked.

    The Unknown Quantity

    Henry van Dyke