Definition of 'unused'
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Take advantage of any unused contributions from previous years. Times, Sunday Times (2016)He was an unused substitute yesterday. Times, Sunday Times (2016)But the rest of the building is unused. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Our hope is that any unused land should return to farm land. The Residue Report - an action plan for safer food (1988)But he remains uncapped after being an unused sub all five times. The Sun (2006)You can also make use of any unused contribution allowances from the three previous tax years. Times, Sunday Times (2016)He has been an unused substitute in four of the past five games. Times, Sunday Times (2015)Better to grow the crop than leave the land unused. Times, Sunday Times (2009)But he has only been an unused sub since. The Sun (2015)You also lose the right to carry forward unused contributions from the previous three tax years. Times, Sunday Times (2015)He has said that councils should sell off unused land to people who want to build their own homes. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Three in four admitted they worry about energy bills but only half said they check unused appliances are turned off. The Sun (2014)We are unable to return unused SAEs. The Sun (2016)They cost 7m a year to clear up and many are collected unused. Times, Sunday Times (2010)But is the unused portion of a parking ticket a departing driver's to give? Times, Sunday Times (2007)If dissatisfied with goods please return unused within 7 days for full refund. The Sun (2009)If dissatisfied return unused within 7 days for a full refund minus postage and express delivery charges. Times, Sunday Times (2009)If dissatisfied, please return goods unused within fourteen days for a full refund. Times, Sunday Times (2008)If dissatisfied return unused within 7 days for a full refund. Times, Sunday Times (2009)He didn't play but was an unused substitute. Times, Sunday Times (2014)The Government should first use the half million or so unused and neglected buildings in the country for housing. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Her business expanded and she moved into unused farm buildings on her parents' land and converted them into kitchens. Times, Sunday Times (2006)The pair were unused subs. The Sun (2012)HAVING failed to get any tickets myself, it was annoying to see so many seats go unused. The Sun (2012)If dissatisfied, please return goods unused within 7 days for full refund minus postage. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Buyers will have to renew the tax and sellers will be able to claim a refund for the unused portion from the DVLA. The Sun (2014)
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Translations for 'unused'
British English: unused ADJECTIVE
Something that is unused has not been used or is not being used at the moment.
...unused containers of food.
Definition of unused from the Collins English Dictionary
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