Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

English definition of “untreated”

See all translations

untreated

adjective  /ʌnˈtri·t̬ɪd/ us  

untreated adjective (WITHOUT MEDICINE)

not given medical treatment: Depression is a very treatable disease but if left untreated it can be deadly.

untreated adjective (NOT PROCESSED)

not changed, improved, or made safe by a special process: untreated wood/fabric Up to 80 times a year, the untreated overflow from the factory is dumped into the river.
Translations of “untreated”
in Chinese (Traditional) (物質)未經處理的, 未經治療的…
in Chinese (Simplified) (物质)未经处理的, 未经治疗的…
(Definition of untreated from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
What is the pronunciation of untreated?
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Definitions of “untreated” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day

baby

a very young child, especially one that has not yet begun to walk or talk

Word of the Day

The way we move (Verbs for walking and running)

by Kate Woodford,
March 25, 2015
​​​ This week we’re looking at interesting ways to describe the way that people move. Most of the verbs that we’ll be considering describe how fast or slow people move. Others describe the attitude or state of mind of the person walking or running. Some describe both. Starting with verbs for walking slowly,

Read More 

stackin’ p

March 30, 2015
idiom slang earning a lot of money ‘That’s a very generous present.”Yeah, well, she’s stackin’ p, innit?’

Read More