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uncovenanted

Syllabification: un·cov·e·nant·ed
Pronunciation: /ˌənˈkəv(ə)nən(t)əd
 
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Definition of uncovenanted in English:

adjective

1Not bound by or in accordance with a covenant or agreement.
Example sentences
  • It has not been remotely affected by the procedural failures; rather it has been provided with an uncovenanted opportunity to attack the planning permission.
  • Would it be too early to sense a sudden, uncovenanted shift against the corporate ethic?
1.1Not promised by or based on a covenant, especially a covenant with God.

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