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adjective     unwanted pronunciation in British English
  1. 1
    if something is unwanted, you do not want it

    They are attracting a lot of unwanted attention from the media.

    The result will only be more unwanted pregnancies.

    1. a.
      used about something that you no longer need

      Delete any unwanted files.

  2. 2
    not loved

    The saddest thing was that some children felt unwanted.



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