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un·done

 (ŭn-dŭn′)
v.
Past participle of undo.

undone

(ʌnˈdʌn)
adj
1. not done or completed; unfinished
2. ruined; destroyed
3. unfastened; untied

un•done1

(ʌnˈdʌn)

adj.
not done; not accomplished.
[1250–1300]

un•done2

(ʌnˈdʌn)

v.
1. pp. of undo.
adj.
2. brought to destruction or ruin.
3. unfastened.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.undone - not doneundone - not done; "the work could be done or undone and nobody cared"
unfinished - not brought to an end or conclusion; "unfinished business"; "the building is still unfinished"
2.undone - doomed to extinctionundone - doomed to extinction      
unsuccessful - not successful; having failed or having an unfavorable outcome
3.undone - not fastened or tied or securedundone - not fastened or tied or secured; "her blouse had come undone at the neck"; "his shoelaces were undone"
unfastened - not closed or secured; "the car door was unfastened"; "unfastened seatbelts"
4.undone - thrown into a state of disorganization or incoherence; "price programs became unstuck because little grain was available"
disorganised, disorganized - lacking order or methodical arrangement or function; "a disorganized enterprise"; "a thousand pages of muddy and disorganized prose"; "she was too disorganized to be an agreeable roommate"

undone

1

undone

2
adjective (Literary) ruined, destroyed, overcome, hapless, forlorn, prostrate, wretched He is undone by his lack of inner substance.
Translations
غَيْر مَعْمول
nedodělaný
ugjort
el nem végzett
ófullgerîur
odpetodvezan
bitmemişyapılmamış

undone

[ˈʌnˈdʌn]
A. PP of undo
B. ADJ
1. (= unfastened) [clasp, blouse] → desabrochado; [zip, flies] → abierto; [tie, shoelace, knot] → desatado; [hair] → despeinado
to come undone [button] → desabrocharse; [parcel] → desatarse
2. (= not yet done) → por hacer
his desk was piled with work as yet undonesu escritorio estaba amontonado de trabajo por hacer
to leave sth undonedejar algo sin hacer
3. (= cancelled out) → deshecho
she has seen her life's work undoneha visto el trabajo de toda su vida deshecho
undone by ambitiondestrozado por la ambición
4. (o.f., liter) (= ruined) I am undone!¡estoy perdido!, ¡es mi ruina!

undone

[ˌʌnˈdʌn] adj
(= unfastened) [shoelaces, buttons, zip, knot] → défait(e)
to come undone [blouse, dress, shoelaces, buttons, zip, knot] → se défaire
(= unfinished) [work] → inachevé(e)
to leave sth undone → laisser qch inachevé(e)

undone

ptp of undo
adj
(= unfastened) button, shoelace, tie, hairoffen; to come undoneaufgehen
(= neglected) task, workunerledigt; to leave something undoneetw ungetan lassen; we have left undone what we ought to have done (Rel) → wir haben unser Tagwerk nicht getan
(= cancelled out) she has seen her life’s work undonesie musste zusehen, wie ihr Lebenswerk zerstört wurde
(obs: = ruined) I am undone!ich bin ruiniert; to be undonezu Fall gebracht werden

undone

[ʌnˈdʌn]
1. pp of undo
2. adj (unfastened, button) → sbottonato/a
to come undone → slacciarsi
to leave undone (shirt) → lasciare aperto/a or sbottonato/a (job) → non fare, lasciare da fare

undo

(anˈduː) past tense unˈdid (-ˈdid) : past participle unˈdone (-ˈdan) verb
1. to unfasten or untie. Could you undo the knot in this string?
2. to reverse, or destroy, the effect of. The evil that he did can never be undone.
unˈdoing noun
(the cause of) ruin or disaster. Gambling was his undoing.
unˈdone (-ˈdan) adjective
(of work, a task etc) not done, or not finished. I don't like going to bed leaving jobs/work undone.
References in classic literature ?
Cornelius, she racked her brain to remember what Hannah did that she left undone, she reboiled, resugared, and restrained, but that dreadful stuff wouldn't `jell'.
said Heyward, apprehensive the unconscious sisters might comprehend the nature of the detention, and conquering his disgust by a train of reflections very much like that of the hunter; "'tis done; and though better it were left undone, cannot be amended.
Here was a fine prospect in the distance Not that the Surveyor brought the lesson home to himself, or admitted that he could be so utterly undone, either by continuance in office or ejectment.
I want her mine, that I may have a right to take her to the free States, and give her her liberty, that all I am trying to do be not undone.
The force with which she tied her shoe when the lacing came undone, the flirt over shoulder she gave her black braid when she was excited or warm, her manner of studying,--book on desk, arms folded, eyes fixed on the opposite wall,--all had an abiding charm for Seesaw Simpson.
Nothing has been left undone to cripple their intellects, darken their minds, debase their moral nature, obliterate all traces of their relation- ship to mankind; and yet how wonderfully they have sustained the mighty load of a most frightful bond- age, under which they have been groaning for cen- turies
I can do that conscientiously," said Carter, who had now undone the bandages; "only I wish I could have got here sooner: he would not have bled so much--but how is this?
A person who has not done one-half his day's work by ten o'clock, runs a chance of leaving the other half undone.
There is nothing she would leave undone to prove it,' said I.
There was something so natural and winning in Clara's resigned way of looking at these stores in detail, as Herbert pointed them out, - and something so confiding, loving, and innocent, in her modest manner of yielding herself to Herbert's embracing arm - and something so gentle in her, so much needing protection on Mill Pond Bank, by Chinks's Basin, and the Old Green Copper Rope-Walk, with Old Barley growling in the beam - that I would not have undone the engagement between her and Herbert, for all the money in the pocket-book I had never opened.
Let him neglect the responsibilities of his office, and he will inevitably anchor himself on the chance that the thing left undone may turn out not to be of the supposed importance.
They look upon fraud as a greater crime than theft, and therefore seldom fail to punish it with death; for they allege, that care and vigilance, with a very common understanding, may preserve a man's goods from thieves, but honesty has no defence against superior cunning; and, since it is necessary that there should be a perpetual intercourse of buying and selling, and dealing upon credit, where fraud is permitted and connived at, or has no law to punish it, the honest dealer is always undone, and the knave gets the advantage.