unintentional


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un·in·ten·tion·al

 (ŭn′ĭn-tĕn′shə-nəl)
adj.
Not deliberate or intentional; inadvertent: an unintentional pun.

un′in·ten′tion·al·ly adv.

unintentional

(ˌʌnɪnˈtɛnʃənəl)
adj
not deliberate; accidental: the killing had been unintentional.
ˌuninˈtentionally adv

un•in•ten•tion•al

(ˌʌn ɪnˈtɛn ʃə nl)

adj.
not intentional or deliberate; unplanned.
[1775–85]
un`in•ten′tion•al•ly, adv.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.unintentional - without deliberate intentunintentional - without deliberate intent; "my heart with unwilled love grew warm"- George Macdonald
unwilling - not disposed or inclined toward; "an unwilling assistant"; "unwilling to face facts"
2.unintentional - not done with purpose or intent; "an unintended slight"; "an unintentional pun"; "the offense was unintentional"; "an unwitting mistake may be overlooked"
unintended - not deliberate

unintentional

unintentional

adjective
Translations
neúmyslný
uforsætlig
tahaton
nenamjeran
故意でない
본의 아닌
oavsiktlig
ไม่ได้เจตนา
không chủ tâm

unintentional

[ˌʌnɪnˈtɛnʃənəl] adjinvolontaire

unintentional

[ˌʌnɪnˈtɛnʃənl] adjinvolontario/a

unintentional

غَيْرُ مُتَعَمَّد neúmyslný uforsætlig unabsichtlich ακούσιος involuntario tahaton involontaire nenamjeran involontario 故意でない 본의 아닌 onbedoeld utilsiktet niezamierzony involuntário, não intencional непреднамеренный oavsiktlig ไม่ได้เจตนา kasıtsız không chủ tâm 无心的
References in classic literature ?
(There are intentional and unintentional towns.) It would have been quite enough, for instance, to have the consciousness by which all so-called direct persons and men of action live.
Prince Andrew, too, dared not stir, for fear of betraying his unintentional presence.
"An unintentional cry of Joy escaped the Youth, he let his Zither fall, and with extended arms he called out the name of the enigmatical Being, who seemed to stoop lovingly to him and beckon to him in a friendly manner; indeed, if his ear did not deceive him, she called his name with unutterable sweet Whispers, proper to love.
Occasionally, he shot himself out of his equipage head-foremost over the apron; and I saw him on one occasion deliver himself at the door of the Grove in this unintentional way - like coals.
"My friend should, perhaps, have taken you along with him; but the slight, if there be one, was unintentional. And you don't like Mr.
I am excessively concerned that he should have any regard for me -- but indeed it has been quite unintentional on my side; I never had the smallest idea of it.
Now I am sure I needn't enlarge upon the extreme absurdity of such an idea, however unintentional; so please--' and here he turned his eyes upon him--
I am much concerned to find there was anything in my behaviour last night that did not meet your approbation; and though I am quite at a loss to discover in what point I could be so unfortunate as to offend you, I entreat your forgiveness of what I can assure you to have been perfectly unintentional. I shall never reflect on my former acquaintance with your family in Devonshire without the most grateful pleasure, and flatter myself it will not be broken by any mistake or misapprehension of my actions.
My father did them a hideous wrong, but it was an unintentional wrong.
"What's it matter to you now?" Trent said, with unintentional brutality.
It was as unintentional as the birth of a thought in the head, and he heard nothing of it himself.
This surely cannot be intentional; and if unintentional, he ought to have been instructed by Meletus, and not accused in the court.