Definition of unattended in English:

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Pronunciation: /ʌnəˈtɛndɪd/


1Not noticed or dealt with: her behaviour went unnoticed and unattended to
More example sentences
  • Melodies are left unattended to wither and die in the heat of the lights, and perish they almost inevitably do.
  • Have we ever looked at human lives and felt our hearts break, not because of the sins committed but because of the potential left unattended?
  • It was a terrible situation that eventually could prove fatal if left unattended, at least in her situation.
2Not supervised or looked after: it is not acceptable for parents to leave children unattended at that age an unattended vehicle
More example sentences
  • The thief struck in Brayton Lane at about 11.40 am yesterday when the driver left the van unattended to deliver a package.
  • Never leave handbag unattended in shopping trolleys or dangling from pushchairs/wheelchair handles
  • Never leave a hot stove, space heater or lit candles unattended.
unguarded, unwatched, by itself, alone, left alone, on its own, solitary, solo

Words that rhyme with unattended

intended, splendid, unamended, unapprehended, unblended, undefended, untended

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