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Not discovered.‘the novel had lain undiscovered for years among his papers’
dormant, quiescent, inactive, untapped, unusedView synonyms
- ‘They lay undiscovered for 50 years until his son, Neil, started to sort through them last year.’
- ‘He was hoping for spectacular revelations, including what he believed was an undiscovered continent hidden under the ice.’
- ‘Finding an undiscovered corner of Europe not overrun with tourist hordes is becoming increasingly difficult.’
- ‘The teenager's talent might have gone undiscovered, but for a house move.’
- ‘Her body went undiscovered for two days until relatives alerted police to her disappearance.’
- ‘I consider Herefordshire, the last great undiscovered area of England.’
- ‘This figure does not account for unreported or undiscovered incidents.’
- ‘But our journey through this undiscovered region is far from over.’
- ‘Its mixture of red brick and stone and its high arched windows, make this a gem, albeit one undiscovered by many tourists and residents.’
- ‘The work is in very good condition, not having been exposed to the light, so its many years lying undiscovered may have helped to preserve it.’
- ‘Within its pages lie some truly undiscovered gems and some tantalising clues towards finding your own piece of angling paradise.’
- ‘A housing association has launched an investigation after the death of a pensioner who lay in his home undiscovered for two days.’
- ‘Their bodies may have lain undiscovered for up to a week.’
- ‘The tragedy is that, like many of Egypt's undiscovered secrets, some of these items will never see the light of day.’
- ‘One wonders what treasures may still remain buried and undiscovered, such is the awesome scale of the place.’
- ‘It's an undiscovered gem waiting to be explored, a place where you can relax.’
- ‘Because they were so well hidden in the roof of the cave, they remained undiscovered for thousands of years.’
- ‘Here's a related article about another possible undiscovered ape - this one in the Congo.’
- ‘It was this undiscovered quality that attracted him to the script, he says.’
- ‘The wallet lay undiscovered in Joan's Bury home for years until her family lovingly cleared out her belongings after her death.’
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