Definition of unattended in English:


Line breaks: un|attend¦ed
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

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