unseen


unseen

adjective

  1. not seen; unperceived; unobserved; invisible.
  2. recognized or comprehended without prior study, as a written text or musical score.

adjective

  1. not observed or perceived; invisible
  2. (of passages of writing) not previously seen or prepared

noun

  1. mainly British a passage, not previously seen, that is presented to students for translation

adj.early 13c., from un- (1) “not” + seen. Cf. Old English ungesewen, Middle Dutch ongesien, Dutch ongezien, Old High German ungesëhan, German ungesehen, Old Norse usenn. see sight unseen.

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