unthought

1 [uhn-thawt]
verb
1.
simple past tense and past participle of unthink.
adjective
2.
not thought; not framed in a thought or thoughts: an unthought advantage.
3.
not expected; not anticipated (often followed by of ): an unthought-of place to find the key.

Origin:
1530–40; (defs 2, 3) un-1 + thought2

Dictionary.com Unabridged

unthought

2 [uhn-thawt]
noun
an absence of thought.

Origin:
1865–70; un-1 + thought1

unthink

[uhn-thingk]
verb (used without object), unthought, unthinking.
1.
to end one's thought or reverse the process of thought.
verb (used with object), unthought, unthinking.
2.
to dispel from the mind: Unthink your thoughts.

Origin:
1590–1600; un-2 + think1

Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source Link To unthought
Collins
World English Dictionary
unthink (ʌnˈθɪŋk)
 
vb , -thinks, -thinking, -thought
1.  to reverse one's opinion about
2.  to dispel from the mind

Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 10th Edition
2009 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins
Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009
Cite This Source
Example sentences
Hasty and thus unthought-of decisions brought our current economic troubles.
New technologies and new uses, unthought of before now, will present new issues and new concerns.
No defective roof escaped and many were the unthought of leaks discovered the next morning.
Related Words
Copyright © 2014 Dictionary.com, LLC. All rights reserved.
  • Please Login or Sign Up to use the Recent Searches feature