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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.
Translations of “unsolicited”
in Chinese (Traditional) 未經要求的, 自發的…
in Russian непрошенный…
in Turkish istenmeden yapılan/verilen/gösterilen…
in Chinese (Simplified) 未经要求的, 自发的…
in Polish niepożądany, nieproszony…
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