Definition of undeclared in English:


Syllabification: un·de·clared
Pronunciation: /ˌəndiˈkle(ə)rd


  • 1Not publicly announced, admitted, or acknowledged: his undeclared candidacy, which surged in the polls last spring
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    • He took no notice, having quickly come to realise that such near-death experiences were a daily occurrence in central London, where car drivers and cyclists lived in a permanent state of undeclared war.
    • Now the war is undeclared, but in the future it may come.
    • And although it's known that the county lost men in the undeclared wars after that, it's not clear how many.
  • 1.1(Especially of taxable income or dutiable goods) not declared.
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    • The IRS is also cranky about undeclared income.
    • The Revenue has given individuals, who put undeclared income in insurance products to come forward and make a voluntary settlement within the next six weeks.
    • If that happened today, the money would have to be declared as a gift and she would have been charged interest and penalties for her undeclared income over the years.

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