untended


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untended

(ʌnˈtɛndɪd)
adj
not cared for or attended to
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.untended - lacking care and attentionuntended - lacking care and attention; "untended garden was soon overgrown with weeds"; "untended children"
uncared-for - lacking needed care and attention
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untended

[ʌnˈtendɪd] ADJdesatendido, no vigilado
he left the car untendeddejó el coche sin vigilar

untended

adj patientunbehütet, unbewacht; gardenvernachlässigt, ungepflegt
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My kraals are desolate, the cattle wander untended on the hills, birds pick at the unguarded crops.
Natural affections and instincts, my dear sir, are the most beautiful of the Almighty's works, but like other beautiful works of His, they must be reared and fostered, or it is as natural that they should be wholly obscured, and that new feelings should usurp their place, as it is that the sweetest productions of the earth, left untended, should be choked with weeds and briers.
She thrust out a shapeless, swollen foot, encased in a monstrous, untended shoe, the dry, raw leather of which showed white on the edges of bulging cracks.
Early Saturday it had a few trees and bushes, but mostly long stretches of weedy untended dirt.
The Sisters are two small, nearly identical islands with sheltered beaches, grassy picnic areas, and rocky centers where resident monkeys beg for handouts or make raids on untended picnic baskets.
29, by which time Syncom 3 should have reached its proper position and, the company hopes, its propellant will have thawed out from four untended months in the cold of space.
The system also lends itself to untended customer loyalty kiosks, where frequent customers can redeem points on their card for movie passes, free food certificates or other rewards.
He cites the decaying infrastructure, evidenced by frequent broken water mains, absent street maintenance, neglected public parks, facilities, tree trimming, uprooted sidewalks that go untended while at the same time hefty public pensions and new public job programs have gobbled up the dwindling public purse.
The five steel-spike intercom systems which can link a person who fears attack to the city centre's emergency control room have been left untended a6nd unrepaired since a maintenance company quit.
An 86-year-old woman in excruciating pain is left untended in a hospital for more than three days.
With the Canaries back-pedalling, Holyhead's Ian Williams directed one shot just past a post but fluffed a supposedly simple gilt-edged chance from just 10 yards in front of an untended target.
As many will know, the gardens were 'lost' in the sense that they were abandoned because of the First World War, and - rather like the Thorn Rose story without the sleeping princess - were left untended for most of the century.