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unasked

[uhn-askt, -ahskt] /ʌnˈæskt, -ˈɑskt/
adjective
1.
not asked:
an unasked question.
2.
not asked for:
unasked advice.
3.
Origin
1225-1275
1225-75; Middle English; see un-1, ask, -ed2
Synonyms
2. unsolicited, unsought, unrequested.
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  • The skepticism still lingers today behind the unasked questions.
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  • In the neighborhood it's considered wise to leave some questions unasked.
  • Critics of these studies, however, argue that they leave important questions unasked.
  • Albeit that's no reason to leave the question unasked.
  • He gave no more information than he needed to and did not volunteer any unasked information.
British Dictionary definitions for unasked

unasked

/ʌnˈɑːskt/
adjective
1.
not requested or demanded
2.
not invited
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Word Origin and History for unasked
adj.

mid-13c., "uninvited," from un- (1) "not" + past participle of ask.

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