Unapproved

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • Unapproved Not approved.
    • Unapproved Not proved.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • unapproved Not approved; not having received approbation. Not justified and confirmed by proof; not corroborated or proved.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • adj Unapproved un-a-prōōvd′ not approved: not proved.
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Usage

In literature:

We really have some very sober plans, not unapproved by Mrs. Lessingham.
"The Emancipated" by George Gissing
So at one o'clock Paul went upstairs with his letter still unapproved.
"Poor, Dear Margaret Kirby and Other Stories" by Kathleen Norris
Could I live for ambition, and sit down unapproved of my better life to enjoy its achievements?
"The Continental Monthly, Vol. 4, No. 1, July, 1863" by Various
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In poetry:

For once, then, if untutored youth,
Youth unapproved by years,
May chance to deviate into truth,
When your experience errs;
"Upon A Venerable Rival" by William Cowper
She ceased to speak, and we, unanswering turned to go–
We had no further power to work the captive woe;
Her cheek, he gleaming eye, declared that man had given
A sentence unapproved, and overruled by Heaven.
"The Prisoner: Pt 1" by Emily Jane Bronte

In news:

Unapproved spine surgery product used on children.
FDA seeks to improve measures that limit unapproved pet drugs on the market.
New Initiative Targets Unapproved Animal Drugs.
The US Food and Drug Administration recently reported an initiative to address the prevalence of unapproved animal drugs marketed in the United States.
MMM > News > FDA still going after unapproved drugs.
FDA fights online unapproved drugs.
The Food and Drug Administration has ordered operators of about 4,100 websites to immediately stop selling unapproved medications to US consumers.
Stewards to Hear Jockeys on Unapproved Ads.
Three jockeys who appear to have worn unapproved advertising during the May 7 Kentucky Derby (gr.
Catfish Farmers of America submits official comments to the Food and Drug Administration regarding proposed rule on import tolerances for unapproved drugs.
Action part of agency's Unapproved Drugs Initiative.
The Food and Drug Administration is asking companies to stop manufacturing and distributing unapproved drugs containing the painkiller oxycodone, the agency said Thursday.
Apples top list, cilantro's unapproved pesticides make record debut.
FDA fights Web pharmacies selling unapproved drugs.
DES, BMS Safety Measured for Unapproved Indications.
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