'un Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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"'un" in British English

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'unnoun [C]

uk   us   /ən/ not standard
one: Mira will ​fit in the back of the ​car - she's only a little 'un!

un-prefix

uk   us   /ʌn-/
used to ​add the ​meaning "not", "​lacking", or "the ​opposite of" before ​adjectives, ​adverbs, ​verbs, and ​nouns: unrealistic unhappily unscrew unfairness
(Definition of 'un from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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un-prefix

 us   /ʌn/
used to ​add the ​meaning "not," "​lacking," or "the ​opposite of" to ​adjectives, ​adverbs, ​verbs, and ​nouns: unaided; unalterable; unaltered; unanticipated; unappreciated; unapproachable; unassigned; unassisted; unattainable; unbiased; uncommunicative; unconfined; unconvinced; uncultured; undefined; undiminished; uneconomical; unlicensed; unmodified; unmonitored; unmotivated; unobtainable; ​unpublished; ​unregulated; unrestricted; unrestrictive; unscheduled; unstressed; unstructured; unsustainable

UNnoun [U]

 us   /ˈjuˈen/
abbreviation forUnitedNations (= an ​internationalorganization that was ​established in 1945 to ​maintainworldpeace)
(Definition of un- from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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