unwept

[ uhn-wept ]
/ ʌnˈwɛpt /

adjective

not wept for; unmourned: an unwept loss.
not wept or shed, as tears.

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Origin of unwept

First recorded in 1585–95; un-1 + wept
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British Dictionary definitions for unwept

unwept
/ (ʌnˈwɛpt) /

adjective

not wept for or lamented
rare (of tears) not shed
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