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English definition of “unspoken”

unspoken

adjective uk   /ʌnˈspəʊ.kən/ us    /-ˈspoʊ-/
not spoken, although thought of or felt: unspoken doubts/fears There's an unspoken assumption in the department that Sue will take over the post when Ian leaves.Digressing and being indirect or evasiveMoving in order to avoid contactNot saying much
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