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un·li·censed

 (ŭn-lī′sənst)
adj.
1. Having no official license.
2. Done without permission; not authorized.
3. Lacking moral restraint; unrestrained.

unlicensed

(ʌnˈlaɪsənst)
adj
1. (Law) having no licence: an unlicensed restaurant.
2. without permission; unauthorized
3. unrestrained or lawless
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.unlicensed - lacking official approvalunlicensed - lacking official approval    
unauthorised, unauthorized - not endowed with authority
Translations

unlicensed

[ˈʌnˈlaɪsənst] ADJsin permiso, sin licencia

unlicensed

[ʌnˈlaɪsənst] adj (British) [premises] → qui n'a pas la licence pour vendre des boissons alcoolisées

unlicensed

adj (= having no licence) car, dog, TVnicht angemeldet; premisesohne Lizenz or (Schank)konzession; softwarenicht lizenziert; (= unauthorized)unbefugt, unberechtigt; people with unlicensed TV setsSchwarzseher pl

unlicensed

[ˌʌnˈlaɪsnst] adj (vehicle) → senza bollo (Brit) (hotel, restaurant) → senza licenza per la vendita di alcolici

unlicensed

a. no titulado-a, no acreditado-a, sin licencia o sin permiso, desacreditado-a.
References in classic literature ?
Colette (whose name I do not know how to spell, for I was never in epistolary communication with that hospitable outlaw) was simply an unlicensed publican, who gave suppers after eleven at night, the Edinburgh hour of closing.
Now, he must be precious old, you know, and he has not a soul about him, and he is reported to be immensely rich; and whether he is a smuggler, or a receiver, or an unlicensed pawnbroker, or a money-lender--all of which I have thought likely at different times--it might pay you to knock up a sort of knowledge of him.
Upon the smallest of small scales, she was an unlicensed pawnbroker, keeping what was popularly called a Leaving Shop, by lending insignificant sums on insignificant articles of property deposited with her as security.
A military commander said relentless operations by government forces led to a sharp decline in the number of unlicensed guns in the province of Sulu, a known lair of the terror group, Abu Sayyaf.
The report is based on data collected from multiple tier-1 fixed access networks in North America and examines the mechanics and economics of using Kodi to access what many content owners believe to be unlicensed live and on-demand video content.
India, May 27 -- Unlicensed software installation is one of the prime reasons behind the malware attacks, globally says the BSA Global Software Survey.
Powerhouses of the wireless world that have clashed over LTE in unlicensed spectrum are now committed to creating tests for whether these new types of networks can coexist with Wi-Fi.
Now that the FCC has applied the brakes on its consideration of the incentive auction framework, it will have time to consider the remarks of a bipartisan trio of US Senators who understand the importance of wireless mics and unlicensed devices.
KUWAIT, June 15 (KUNA) -- Eight days ahead of the deadline set by the law and the Interior Ministry for the handing over of unlicensed firearms and ammunition without facing penalties, Kuwaiti scholars urged people to cooperate with the authorities and quickly fork over their unlicensed arms.
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Manama: Three Kuwaiti lawmakers have handed over their unlicensed weapons amid great fanfare and even greater debate about the ostentatious manner in which it was done.
The grant will fund a 12-month project at the University of Sunderland to explore the use of unlicensed medicines within the NHS.