unsounded

unsounded

adjective
1. situated at or extending to great depth; too deep to have been sounded or plumbed; "the profound depths of the sea"; "the dark unfathomed caves of ocean"-Thomas Gray; "unplumbed depths of the sea"; "remote and unsounded caverns" [syn: profound
2. not made to sound; "the silent 'h' at the beginning of 'honor'"; "in French certain letters are often unsounded" [syn: silent
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