Definition of unpenned in US English:

unpenned

adjective

  • Not written with or as with a pen; not set down in writing.

adjective

  • Not shut up in a pen; unenclosed. Also occasionally: †that has been released from a pen (obsolete).

Origin

Late 16th century; earliest use found in George Turberville (c1543–c1597), poet and translator. From un- + penned<br>late 16th century; earliest use found in Wentworth Smith, playwright. Probably partly from unpen + -ed.

Pronunciation

unpenned

/(ˌ)ʌnˈpɛnd/