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un·tapped

 (ŭn-tăpt′)
adj.
1. Not having been tapped: an untapped cask of wine.
2. Not utilized: untapped resources.

untapped

(ʌnˈtæpt)
adj
not yet used: previously untapped resources.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.untapped - not subjected to tappinguntapped - not subjected to tapping; "an untapped keg"; "an untapped sugar maple"
tapped - in a condition for letting out liquid drawn out as by piercing or drawing a plug; "latex from tapped rubber trees"
2.untapped - not drawn upon or useduntapped - not drawn upon or used; "untapped reserves of coal"; "the untapped stockrooms of our minds"- G.R.Harrison
unexploited, undeveloped - undeveloped or unused; "vast unexploited (or undeveloped) natural resources"; "taxes on undeveloped lots are low"
Translations

untapped

[ˈʌnˈtæpt] ADJsin explotar

untapped

[ʌnˈtæpt] adj [resources, potential] → inexploité(e)

untapped

adj barrelunangezapft; resources also, source of wealth, talentungenutzt; marketunerschlossen

untapped

[ʌnˈtæpt] adj (resources) → non sfruttato/a
References in classic literature ?
It was youth daring Fate, without show or bravado or fear; rolling the honey under his tongue and drawing in its sweetness; youth, that lives for the moment, that can be blind to the threatening future, that can forget the mean past; youth slipping along with some chewing-gum between his teeth and a warm sensation in his stew-crammed stomach, whistling, dreaming, happy; youth, that can, without premeditation, remain away from home and leave udders untapped and pigs unfed; sublime enigma; angering bit of irresponsibility to the Martins of a fiercely practical world.
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