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"unsupported" in British English

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unsupportedadjective

uk   /ˌʌn.səˈpɔː.tɪd/  us   /-ˈpɔːr.t̬ɪd/
  • unsupported adjective (OPINION)

If someone's ​opinions or ​statements are unsupported, they do not have any ​proof or evidence to show that they are ​true: unsupported ​allegations Most of the ​report consists of ​generalized observations, unsupported bydates, ​names and ​times.
  • unsupported adjective (STRUCTURE)

An unsupported ​structure or ​object does not use any other ​object or ​person to ​supportitsweight, ​especially from below to ​stop it from ​falling: to ​stand unsupported the ​largest unsupported ​marbledome in the ​world
(Definition of unsupported from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “unsupported”
in Chinese (Simplified) 观点, (观点或说法)未经证实的…
in Chinese (Traditional) 觀點, (觀點或說法)未經證實的…
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