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undiscovered

(ˌʌndɪˈskʌvəd)
adj
not discovered or encountered
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.undiscovered - not discoveredundiscovered - not discovered; "with earth-based telescopes many stars remain undiscovered"
undetected - not perceived or discerned; "they feared some undetected trace of poison"; "she looked around to be sure her faux pas was undetected"
2.undiscovered - not yet discoveredundiscovered - not yet discovered; "undiscovered islands"
unknown - not known; "an unknown amount"; "an unknown island"; "an unknown writer"; "an unknown source"

undiscovered

adjective
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undiscovered

[ˈʌndɪsˈkʌvəd] ADJ
1. (= undetected) [treasure, country] → sin descubrir, no descubierto; [planet] → no descubierto
to lie undiscoveredestar sin descubrir
to remain undiscoveredestar or permanecer sin ser descubierto
he remained undiscovered for three daysestuvo or permaneció tres días sin ser descubierto
2. (= unknown) → desconocido

undiscovered

adjunentdeckt; to lie undiscoveredunentdeckt or noch nicht entdeckt sein

undiscovered

[ˌʌndɪsˈkʌvəd] adj (area) → inesplorato/a; (work of art) → ignoto/a
References in classic literature ?
An instant of calm observation served to assure Duncan that he was undiscovered.
Here they arrived undiscovered, and a battle ensued, which lasted until ten o'clock, A.
And, as for me, if, by any possibility, there be any as yet undiscovered prime thing in me; if I shall ever deserve any real repute in that small but high hushed world which I might not be unreasonably ambitious of; if hereafter I shall do anything that, upon the whole, a man might rather have done than to have left undone; if, at my death, my executors, or more properly my creditors, find any precious MSS.
That undiscovered country, from whose bourn No traveller returns.
I do not know enough about the wonderfulness of undiscovered things to be able to explain how this had happened to him.
Neither courting nor avoiding notice; simply happy in themselves, in their children, and in their quiet rural life; unsuspected by the few neighbors who formed their modest circle of acquaintance to be other than what they seemed -- the truth in their case, as in the cases of many others, remained undiscovered until accident forced it into the light of day.
That, if it were in the nature of traitorous ways to thrive (which happily it never was), the real wickedness and guilt of his business might have remained undiscovered.
I cannot explain the phenomena;I can only set down here in the words of an ordinary soldier of fortune a chronicle of the strange events that befell me during the ten years that my dead body lay undiscovered in an Arizona cave.
But how," said I, "can it have remained so long undiscovered, when there is a sure index to it if men will but take the trouble to look?
So completely engrossed were they, that the presence of this muffled eaves-dropper was unnoticed and, having executed his bravado, he retired undiscovered.
Stuart made the short cut across the hills, avoiding this bend of the river, or had not some of his party accidentally gone down to the margin of the stream to drink, these poor wanderers might have remained undiscovered, and have perished in the wilderness.
His presence, the gratuitous sacrifice of his own life, would have added only another and a needless agony to the last moments of the dying man; but concealment had imparted to a justifiable act much of the secret effect of guilt; and Reuben, while reason told him that he had done right, experienced in no small degree the mental horrors which punish the perpetrator of undiscovered crime.