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Definitions of unabridged

  1. ( used of texts) not shortened; " an unabridged novel"
  2. Not abridged, or shortened; full; complete; entire; whole.
  3. Not abridged.

Usage examples for unabridged

  1. Let each keep this right unabridged for himself, then all exercise it spontaneously; let him not take care for all though,- let him not grow zealous for it as for a right of all. – The Ego and His Own by Max Stirner
  2. For the musical terms see an unabridged dictionary or a musical dictionary. – Browning's Shorter Poems by Robert Browning
  3. The little gentleman with the malformation, before described, shocked the propriety of the breakfast- table by a loud utterance of three words, of which the two last were " Webster's Unabridged," and the first was an emphatic monosyllable. – The Complete PG Works of Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr. by Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr. (The Physician and Poet not the Jurist)
  4. Should anyone care to know its results, and the results of others like it, they may look up chapter six, section two, of Spence's Primitive Psychology, unabridged edition. – The Window-Gazer by Isabel Ecclestone Mackay
  5. I would often go to cities where my opponent's readers or arithmetics had been adopted the night before, point out the defects of rival publications, give an unabridged dictionary to each official, offer a ten per cent. – The Gentleman from Everywhere by James Henry Foss
  6. Those who have read his ponderous but rather disconnected romance known as " Websters Unabridged Dictionary, or How One Word Led on to Another." – Remarks by Bill Nye
  7. In these Selections every paragraph stands unabridged, exactly as it was translated by Captain Bell; and there has been no other purpose governing the choice of matter than a resolve to make it as true a presentment as possible of Luther's mind and character. – Selections from the Table Talk of Martin Luther by Martin Luther
  8. Note for an unabridged biography: the great man is discovered sitting quietly by the window, poring over a book on the modern science of road- building, some notes from which he is making for his first message. – The Complete PG Edition of The Works of Winston Churchill by Winston Churchill
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