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unsolicited

adjective
 
 
/ˌʌnsəˈlɪsɪtɪd/
not asked for, and sometimes not wanted: an unsolicited approach/bid/takeover Last week, they launched an unsolicited $1.23 billion takeover bid to buy the company.an unsolicited call/email/fax Never purchase anything advertised through an unsolicited email.
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