Definition of unattached in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˌənəˈtaCHt/


1Not working for or belonging to a particular body or organization.
Example sentences
  • When his contract expired on 30 June, he was not only unattached to a club, but unaffiliated to the FA and ineligible to play for the national team.
  • The English soccer team is the only one unattached to a nation state.
  • Men were either unattached to the labor market, unemployed, or underemployed in part-time service sector jobs.
unaffiliated, unallied;
autonomous, independent, nonaligned, self-governing, neutral, separate, unconnected, detached;
1.1Not married or having an established partner; single.
Example sentences
  • As the unattached singleton with married mates there is a tendency to lament the demise of your once action-packed social life.
  • Obviously, the Taj group of hotels, arranging the vacation doesn't consider unattached 20-somethings single; they still have time to be un-single on their own.
  • But this one is about the bitter-sweet pangs and joys of being single and unattached!
single, unmarried, unwed, uncommitted, available, at large, footloose and fancy free, on one's own;

Words that rhyme with unattached

semi-detached, unhatched, unmatched

For editors and proofreaders

Syllabification: un·at·tached

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