Definition of unspecified in English:



  • Not stated clearly or exactly:

    ‘an unspecified number of people’
    • ‘The move is expected to take place at a yet unspecified time later in the year following a £1.6million revamp.’
    • ‘A proposal, details of which remain unspecified, for emergency measures also has been mooted.’
    • ‘He is also thought to be suffering from a serious, but unspecified, illness for which he needs powerful medication.’
    • ‘The Supreme Court ruled the charges were unlawful and granted unspecified damages to the airline.’
    • ‘Flights have either been cancelled, rescheduled or simply delayed for unspecified periods.’
    • ‘For unspecified reasons, he was demoted in 1927, so he resigned and returned to Sofia.’
    • ‘Vague promises of unspecified future salvation just don't cut it in today's market.’
    • ‘They would be placed in a truck and driven into an unspecified Baltimore tunnel.’
    • ‘We have been asked by the council to take on a pension liability which is unspecified and unquantified.’
    • ‘At first, the speaker is out of view, looking on from an unknown, unspecified locale.’
    • ‘This includes unspecified economic penalties and the severing of diplomatic relations.’
    • ‘He revealed that City's directors had given the go-ahead for a fans' forum to be held on an unspecified date next year.’
    • ‘The US Air Force has also received orders to deploy an unspecified number of B - 2 bombers.’
    • ‘In September last year members of all parties voted unanimously to grant him an extended leave of absence due to an unspecified illness.’
    • ‘An hour later, the post office manager received a call on his mobile from a man demanding an unspecified amount of money.’
    • ‘But after that you will be able to stay in your own suite, as long as it isn't occupied, at an as yet unspecified discount.’
    • ‘I will never get another chance, and I hear it will even change my life, in some unspecified but profound mystical fashion.’
    • ‘At some unspecified point, consistent breach of a rule becomes the rule.’
    • ‘An unspecified threat has led to the closures of several courthouses in Connecticut.’
    • ‘The law suit asks for unspecified damages on behalf of Keeney and her son.’
    unnamed, unstated, unidentified, unquantified, undesignated, undefined, unfixed, undecided, undetermined, uncertain, uncounted
    nameless, anonymous, mystery, mysterious, incognito, unknown
    indefinite, indeterminate, vague, obscure, arbitrary, such-and-such a ..., some, any
    this, nth, x number of ...
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