unfinished


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un·fin·ished

 (ŭn-fĭn′ĭsht)
adj.
1. Not brought to an end; incomplete: unfinished business.
2. Not having received special processing, such as dyeing or varnishing: unfinished furniture.

unfinished

(ʌnˈfɪnɪʃt)
adj
1. incomplete or imperfect
2. (Building) (of paint, polish, varnish, etc) without an applied finish; rough
3. (Textiles) (of fabric) unbleached or not processed
4. (Textiles) (of fabric) with a short nap

un•fin•ished

(ʌnˈfɪn ɪʃt)

adj.
1. not finished; incomplete or unaccomplished.
2. lacking some special finish or surface treatment, as polish or paint.
3. (of cloth) not sheared, dyed, etc., following the looming process.
4. (of worsted) given a slight nap.
[1530–40]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.unfinished - not brought to the desired final stateunfinished - not brought to the desired final state
unpainted - not having a coat of paint or badly in need of a fresh coat; "an unpainted house"; "unpainted furniture"
unprocessed - not altered from an original or natural state; "unprocessed commodities"
rough, unsmooth - having or caused by an irregular surface; "trees with rough bark"; "rough ground"; "rough skin"; "rough blankets"; "his unsmooth face"
finished - (of materials or goods) brought to the desired final state; "a finished product"
2.unfinished - not brought to an end or conclusion; "unfinished business"; "the building is still unfinished"
finished - ended or brought to an end; "are you finished?"; "gave me the finished manuscript"
3.unfinished - lacking a surface finish such as paintunfinished - lacking a surface finish such as paint; "bare wood"; "unfinished furniture"
unpainted - not having a coat of paint or badly in need of a fresh coat; "an unpainted house"; "unpainted furniture"

unfinished

adjective
2. natural, rough, raw, bare, crude, unrefined, unvarnished, unpolished unfinished wood ready for you to varnish or paint
natural finished, polished, smooth, refined, varnished, perfected

unfinished

adjective
Not perfected, elaborated, or completed:
Translations
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unfinished

[ˈʌnˈfɪnɪʃt] ADJinacabado, sin terminar
I have three unfinished letterstengo tres cartas por terminar
we have unfinished businesstenemos asuntos pendientes

unfinished

[ʌnˈfɪnɪʃt] adjinachevé(e)
unfinished business → des affaires en suspens

unfinished

adj
(= incomplete)unfertig; work of artunvollendet; Schubert’s UnfinishedSchuberts Unvollendete f; unfinished businessunerledigte Geschäfte pl; to leave something unfinishedetw unvollendet lassen
(Tech) → unbearbeitet; woodnaturbelassen; unfinished productRohprodukt nt

unfinished

[ʌnˈfɪnɪʃt] adj (task) → non finito/a; (letter) → da finire; (business) → in sospeso; (symphony) → incompiuto/a
I have some unfinished business to attend to → ho un affare in sospeso da regolare

unfinished

a. incompleto-a, sin terminar.
References in classic literature ?
You are so changed, I sometimes think--" There Amy stopped, with a half-timid, half-wistful look, more significant than her unfinished speech.
The great unfinished serpent-like flume, crossing the river on gigantic trestles, had advanced as far as the town, stooping over it like some enormous reptile that had sucked its life blood and was gorged with its prey.
She then muffled the bell in an unfinished stocking, and put up the oaken bar across the door.
This airy hall, therefore, over the Collector's apartments, remains unfinished to this day, and, in spite of the aged cobwebs that festoon its dusky beams, appears still to await the labour of the carpenter and mason.
he repeated as if retreating for a jump, yet leaving his thought so unfinished that, after we had come into the gate, another stop, which he imposed on me by the pressure of his arm, had become inevitable.
But I now leave my cetological System standing thus unfinished, even as the great Cathedral of Cologne was left, with the crane still standing upon the top of the uncompleted tower.
They parted thorough friends, however; she could not be deceived as to the meaning of his countenance, and his unfinished gallantry;it was all done to assure her that she had fully recovered his good opinion.
Seeing me, she roused herself: she made a sort of effort to smile, and framed a few words of congratulation; but the smile expired, and the sentence was abandoned unfinished.
His voice faltered, as he began the question, and he left it unfinished.
A broad ray of light fell into the garret, and showed the workman with an unfinished shoe upon his lap, pausing in his labour.
On a table by the window in Buckingham Street, we set out the work Traddles procured for him - which was to make, I forget how many copies of a legal document about some right of way - and on another table we spread the last unfinished original of the great Memorial.
Out of the high heaven is she summoned, from mystic communion with her own perfection, from majestic labours in the Sistine Chapel of the Stars,--yea, she must put aside her gold-leaf and purples and leave unfinished the very panels of the throne of God,--that Circe shall have her palace, and her worshippers their gilded sty.