Definition of unidentified in English:

unidentified

adjective

  • Not recognized or identified.

    ‘a picture of an unidentified motorcyclist’
    • ‘He often goes online, unidentified, and tells others to log on to an interesting interview with a certain actor.’
    • ‘Hopkins, a New York artist, had in 1964 seen an unidentified flying object over Cape Cod.’
    • ‘The next day, their father read about the body of an unidentified young woman being found on the outskirts of the capital.’
    • ‘Police say the vehicles involved were a white Mitsubishi Colt, a red Mercedes and a black, unidentified car.’
    • ‘Nine unidentified bodies were believed to be those of the bombers.’
    • ‘Crooks is also planning to bring in a third, as yet unidentified, coach as he is looking towards an Alliance team next season.’
    • ‘There is a pictorial map of Scotland beside portraits of kilted, dying soldiers from unidentified battles.’
    • ‘Novels by unidentified authors have made the bestseller lists before.’
    • ‘Walls were stained with an unidentified brown liquid and one bedroom ceiling had been heavily stained brown by smoke.’
    • ‘What was it about the unidentified fingerprint at the crime scene that led to this ‘mistake’?’
    • ‘Prescott's room was organised by an unidentified property developer.’
    • ‘More than a year after his body was found floating in the River Ouse, an unidentified man was finally laid to rest yesterday.’
    • ‘Nearby an unidentified skier ran into a 14-year-old Swedish girl and broke her leg.’
    • ‘He was sprayed in the face with an unidentified liquid from a can.’
    • ‘The brothers were joined in the rescue by an unidentified third man.’
    • ‘The others are profiles which are unidentified or require more work.’
    • ‘The man, who has not been named, was in a stable condition at an unidentified hospital, the department added.’
    • ‘As Jacques Delors once put it, this is an unidentified flying object.’
    • ‘The two ended up having drunken sex with two unidentified honeys.’
    • ‘According to the unidentified man, the roadside strip was on his land.’
    unknown, unnamed, anonymous, incognito, nameless
    obscure, unfamiliar, strange, mysterious, unspecified, unmarked, undesignated, unclassified
    innominate
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Pronunciation:

unidentified

/ʌnʌɪˈdɛntɪfʌɪd/