unloved


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unloved

(ʌnˈlʌvd)
adj
not loved or cared for: feeling neglected and unloved.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.unloved - not lovedunloved - not loved        
unwanted - not wanted; not needed; "tried to give away unwanted kittens"
loved - held dear; "his loved companion of many years"
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unloved

adjective uncared-for, neglected, unwanted, rejected, disliked, unpopular, spurned, forsaken, loveless, uncherished I think she feels desperately unloved at the moment.
liked, wanted, loved, popular, precious, beloved, adored, cherished
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Translations

unloved

[ˈʌnˈlʌvd] ADJno amado
to feel unlovedsentirse rechazado
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005

unloved

[ˌʌnˈlʌvd] adjmal aimé(e)
to feel unloved → ne pas se sentir aimé(e)
Collins English/French Electronic Resource. © HarperCollins Publishers 2005

unloved

adjungeliebt
Collins German Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged 7th Edition 2005. © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1980 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1997, 1999, 2004, 2005, 2007

unloved

[ʌnˈlʌvd] adjnon amato/a
to feel unloved → sentirsi non amato/a
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995
References in classic literature ?
"Do you think he drowned himself?" said Nancy, almost wondering that her husband should be so deeply shaken by what had happened all those years ago to an unloved brother, of whom worse things had been augured.
On her first child, though the child of an unloved father, had been concentrated all the love that had never found satisfaction.
The humblest flower that grows is visited by our messengers, and often blooms in fragrant beauty unknown, unloved by all save Fairy friends, who seek to fill the spirits with all sweet and gentle virtues, that they may not be useless on the earth; for the noblest mortals stoop to learn of flowers.
Her great dark eyes wander blankly over the fields like the eyes of one who is desolate, homeless, unloved, not the promised bride of a brave tender man.
All his life after Defoe loved King William and was his staunch friend, using all the power of his clever pen to make the unloved Dutch King better understood of his people.
What a starved, unloved life she had had--a life of drudgery and poverty and neglect; for Marilla was shrewd enough to read between the lines of Anne's history and divine the truth.
For long years I have been a cross, crabbed, unlovable, unloved old man--though I'm not nearly sixty, yet, Pollyanna.
Then, too, there was the mute appeal of this wee waif alone and unloved in the midst of the horrors of the savage jungle.
"Poor, hideous, unloved, unloving monsters--they gave up their lives for the daughter of the man who made them the awful, repulsive creatures that they were."
It was all her stupidity!' he thought, recalling his unloved wife, and he rolled over into his old place at the front part of the sledge.
Hooper spent a long life, irreproachable in outward act, yet shrouded in dismal suspicions; kind and loving, though unloved, and dimly feared; a man apart from men, shunned in their health and joy, but ever summoned to their aid in mortal anguish.
Fred, in spite of his irritation, had kindness enough in him to be a little sorry for the unloved, unvenerated old man, who with his dropsical legs looked more than usually pitiable in walking.