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Definition 1: not brought to an end or conclusion - [adjective denoting all]

Samples where unfinished or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • unfinished business
  • the building is still unfinished

(unfinished is similar to ...) not yet finished

"his thesis is still incomplete" "an uncompleted play"

(unfinished is similar to ...) awaiting conclusion or confirmation

"business still pending"

(unfinished is similar to ...) not done

"the work could be done or undone and nobody cared"

(unfinished is similar to ...) not ended; lacking an end or conclusion

"he did with the book still unended"

Definition 2: not brought to the desired final state - [adjective denoting all]

(unfinished is similar to ...) used of wood and furniture

"raw wood"

(unfinished is similar to ...) of stone or timber; shaped roughly without finishing

(unfinished is similar to ...) of lumber or stone or hides; not finished or dressed

"undressed granite" "undressed hides"

(unfinished is similar to ...) (of market animals) not optimal for marketing

(unfinished is similar to ...) (of stone especially) not given a finished form by or as if by hewing

"a house of unhewn grey stone roughly cemented together"

(means also ...) not having a coat of paint or badly in need of a fresh coat

"an unpainted house" "unpainted furniture"

(means also ...) not altered from an original or natural state

"unprocessed commodities"

(means also ...) having or caused by an irregular surface

"trees with rough bark" "rough ground" "rough skin" "rough blankets" "his unsmooth face"

Definition 3: lacking a surface finish such as paint - [adjective satellite denoting all]

Samples where unfinished or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • bare wood
  • unfinished furniture

Synonyms for unfinished in the sense of this definition

(unfinished is similar to ...) not having a coat of paint or badly in need of a fresh coat

"an unpainted house" "unpainted furniture"

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