unattached Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

Meaning of “unattached” in the English Dictionary

"unattached" in British English

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uk   us   /ˌʌn.əˈtætʃt/

unattached adjective (SINGLE)

not ​married or not having a ​relationship with anyone; ​single: He's ​gorgeous, he has his own ​house and, what's more, he's unattached.

unattached adjective (NOT CONNECTED)

not ​physicallyjoined to something ​else: The ​cover of the ​book was ​stained and ​almostcompletely unattached. not ​feelingconnected to a ​person, ​group, or ​idea: Feeling unattached to the ​community is one of the ​riskfactors for ​drugabuse.
(Definition of unattached from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"unattached" in American English

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unattachedadjective [not gradable]

 us   /ˌʌn·əˈtætʃt/

unattached adjective [not gradable] (NOT CONNECTED)

not ​joined or ​connected; ​independent

unattached adjective [not gradable] (NOT MARRIED)

infml not ​married or ​involved with anyone: an unattached woman
(Definition of unattached from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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