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  1. without a title: an untitled gentleman; an untitled book.
  2. having no right or claim.
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Origin of untitled

First recorded in 1580–90; un-1 + titled
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  • They are the untitled and undistinguished mass of the English people.

  • However, whether he was a baron or an untitled man, he merits a share of admiration.


    Anna Balmer Myers

  • It is my impression, from an inspection of the book, that we are the first untitled visitors.


    Charles Dudley Warner

  • In 1480 the untitled letrados became a majority in this body.

    A History of Spain

    Charles E. Chapman

  • The majority of the images in this book are untitled, and are 'in context' with where they are placed.

    The Pond

    Carl Ewald

British Dictionary definitions for untitled


  1. without a titlean untitled manuscript
  2. having no claim or titlean untitled usurper
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Word Origin and History for untitled


1610s, "unnamed," from un- (1) "not" + past participle of title (v.). Meaning "having no right" is from 1660s; that of "undistinguished" is from 1798.

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