Reverse Dictionary: UNPO – UNR


UNPOLISHED – ADJECTIVES
 BARE simple, without luxury; unpolished, rude …1583 obs.
 BOISTOUS of persons etc.: rough, rude; untaught, rustic; coarse, unpolished …c1300 obs.
 IMPOLISHED unpolished; devoid of polish; rude, unrefined …1583 obs.
 IMPOLITE wanting polish or refinement; unpolished, rude, rough …1612 obs.
 IMPOLITED wanting polish or refinement; unpolished, rude, rough …1597 obs.
 MENSELESS unmannerly, rude, ill-bred; uncultured, unpolished …1811 Sc. & Eng. dial.
 RAMBASKIOUS uncouth, unpolished, rough and boisterous in manner …1825 Sc.
 RAMBASKISH uncouth, unpolished, rough and boisterous in manner …1825 Sc.
 RAMBUSTEOUS uncouth, unpolished, rough, rude, and boisterous in manner …1825 Sc.
 ROUGH AROUND THE EDGES unpolished, having some flaws or imperfections …1892
 ROUGH-HEWN of rough or coarse manners; rude, ill-mannered, uncultivated, unpolished; blunt, rugged; also, rough-natured, cruel …1600 obs.
 SAVAGE of movements, noise, demeanour, manners, etc.: wild, ungoverned; rude, unpolished …c1420-30 arch.
 TICKY untidy, rough, shabby, unpolished, messy …1886 Amer. dial.
 UNAFFILED unpolished, rude …1390 obs.
 UNHEWN rough, unpolished …1659
 UNHOMED unpolished …Bk1905 Eng. dial.
 
UNPOLISHED – NOUNS, PERSON
 BEAR a rude, unpolished, or uncouth man …1751
 GLUNE-AMIE a rough, unpolished, boorish-looking man …Bk1866 Sc.
 GLUNIMIE a rough, unpolished, boorish-looking man …Bk1866 Sc.
 GLUNYIE-MAN a rough, unpolished, boorish-looking man …Bk1900 Sc.
 ZHLUB an oaf or dolt; a fool, a moron; a boorish, insensitive person; a dull, unpolished person, usually a male …1950 US sl. 


UNPOLLUTED – ADJECTIVES
– unpolluted, unadulterated UNCANKERED 1768-74
– unpolluted, unadulterated UNCAUPONATED a1752 obs.
– unpolluted, undefiled IMPOLLUTE 1382 obs.
– unpolluted, undefiled IMPOLLUTED 1548 obs.

UNPOLLUTED – NOUNS
– a being unpolluted or undefiled IMPOLLUTION 1611 obs. rare


UNPOPULAR, UNPOPULARLY – ADJECTIVES
 DISBELIKED disliked, unpopular …1885 Eng. dial.
 DROOLY stupid, unpopular …1940s US sl.
 ILL-LIKED unpopular …1897 Sc.
 IMPOPULAR unpopular …1721 obs.
 
UNPOPULAR etc. – ADVERBS
 IMPOPULARLY unpopularly …1736 obs.
 
UNPOPULAR etc. – NOUNS
 DEAD CARD something that is hopeless, out of favour, unlucky, unfashionable, or unpopular …1899 Amer. sl.
 
UNPOPULAR etc. – NOUNS, PERSON
 APPLE an unpopular person …Bk1942 US sl.
 BAD SCENE an unpleasant or unpopular person …1968 US sl.
 BALUKE an unpopular person …Bk1942 US sl.
 BATTYMAN a term of abuse for an unpopular person …1986 Black British sl., esp. juvenile usage
 BAYOO an unpopular, unappealing person …1889 African-American sl.
 BEAST an unpopular or unpleasant person …1577 sl.
 BEBOPPER an inexperienced, naive person; an unpopular person …1980 African-American sl.
 BENDER a term of abuse for an unpopular person, esp. juvenile …1999 UK sl.
 BILLY NO-MATES a very unpopular person …1998 sl.
 BIRDSEED a silly or stupid person; an unpopular person …1946 US teen sl.
 BLACK WIDOW an unpopular girl …c1940 Amer. student sl. 
 BORECONSTRICTOR a bore; an unpopular person …World War II Amer. sl.
 BUMP ON THE SOLID BEAT an unpopular person …Bk1942 US sl.
 COLD BOTTLE an unpopular person …Bk1942 US sl.
 COLD CUT an unpopular person …Bk1942 US sl.
 COLD POTATOES an unpopular person …Bk1942 US sl.
 CORPSE an unpopular person …Bk1942 US sl.
 COWSHIT a despicable or contemptible person; an unpopular person …1962 US West. sl.
 COW-SHITE a contemptible person …1856 Eng. dial.
 CROW an unpopular or ugly woman or girl …Bk1942 Amer. sl.
 DAMP LAMP an unpopular person …Bk1942 US sl.
 DINGIE an unpopular girl …Bk1942 US sl.
 DISH RAG an unpopular person …Bk1942 US sl.
 DOG BISCUIT an unpopular girl …Bk1942 US sl.
 DOGFACE an unpopular male …Bk1942 US sl.
 DOWNBEAT an unpopular person …Bk1942 US sl.
 DREEP an unpopular person …Bk1942 US sl.
 DRIP CHICK an unpopular girl …Bk1942 US sl.
 DRIZZLE an unpopular person …Bk1942 US sl.
 DRIZZLEPUSS an unpopular person …Bk1942 US sl.
 DRONE an unpopular person …Bk1942 US sl.
 DROOL an unpopular person …Bk1942 US sl.
 DROOLIE;  DROOLY a stupid, unpopular person …Bk1942 US sl.
 DROOP SLOOP an unpopular girl …Bk1942 US sl.
 DULL TOOL an unpopular person …Bk1942 US sl.
 DUMB PLUMBER an unpopular person …Bk1942 US sl.
 FEEBLE GREEBLE an unpopular male …Bk1942 US sl.
 FUGITIVE FROM A FAUCET an unpopular person …Bk1942 US sl.
 FUMB an unpopular person …Bk1942 US sl.
– FUZZ-TAIL an unpleasant or ignorant fellow; an unpopular fellow …1930 sl.
– FUZZY-TAIL an unpleasant or ignorant fellow; an unpopular fellow …1918 sl.
 GARMY an unpopular person …Bk1942 US sl.
 GAUNCH an unpopular girl; a female goon …c1940 Amer. teen sl. rare
 GAY a term of abuse for an unpopular person …1947 sl., chiefly UK juvenile usage
 GEEK an unpleasant person, irrelevant of class; a disliked or unpopular person …1949 sl.
 GLEEP an unpopular person …Bk1942 US sl.
 GLOM an unpopular person …Bk1942 US sl.
 GLOOM an unpopular girl …Bk1930 US college sl.
 GONE GOON an unpopular person …Bk1942 US sl.
 GOOBRAIN an unpopular person …Bk1942 US sl.
 GOOKSEY an unpopular person …Bk1942 US sl.
 GOON an unpopular person …Bk1942 US sl.
 GOON BAIT an unpopular girl …Bk1942 US sl.
 GOONEY DRIP an unpopular person …Bk1942 US sl.
 GOONIE an unpopular person …Bk1942 US sl.
 GREASE BALL an unpopular person …Bk1934 college sl.
 GRUESOME an unpopular person …Bk1942 US sl.
 HAMMERHEAD an unpopular person …Bk1942 US sl.
 HERKLE an unpopular person …Bk1942 US sl.
 HINKLE an unpopular person …Bk1942 US sl.
 ICKY DICKY an unpopular male …Bk1942 US sl.
 ICKY VICKI an unpopular girl …Bk1942 US sl.
 JERK OF ALL TRADES an unpopular person …Bk1942 US sl.
 LEAD PIPE an unpopular person …Bk1942 US sl.
 MEATBALL an unpopular person …Bk1942 US sl.
 MOLDY SACK an unpopular person …Bk1942 US sl.
 MONA LIZARD an unpopular girl …Bk1942 US sl.
 MUTANT a clumsy, foolish, or otherwise unpopular individual; generally used by adolescents …sl.
 NOSE RAG an unpopular person …L19 sl.
 ONION an unpopular person …Bk1942 US sl.
 OOLY-DROOLY an unpopular person …Bk1942 US sl.
 PERK an unpopular person …Bk1942 US sl.
 POOR MERIAM an unpopular girl …Bk1942 US sl.
 PUSS an unpopular person …Bk1942 US sl.
 PUTRID an unpopular person …Bk1942 US sl.
 QUEER an unpopular person …Bk1942 US sl.
 ROACH an unpopular girl …1959 US sl.
 RUSTY HEN an unpopular girl …Bk1942 US sl.
 SAD APPLE an unpopular person …Bk1942 US sl.
 SAD CASE an unpopular person …Bk1942 US sl.
 SAD SACK an unpopular person …Bk1942 US sl.
 SAD SAL an unpopular girl …Bk1942 US sl.
 SAD SAM an unpopular male …Bk1942 US sl.
 SAD TOMATO an unpopular girl …Bk1942 US sl.
 SAPPHIRE an unpopular, unattractive Black girl …1972 African-American sl.
 SCREWGIE an unpopular person …Bk1942 US sl.
 SCREWY DUDIE an unpopular person …Bk1942 US sl.
 SHAG-NASTY an unpopular man …20C sl.
 SLOOP an unpopular person …Bk1942 US sl.
 SNARK an unpopular person …Bk1942 US sl.
 SPECIMEN an unpopular person …Bk1942 US sl.
 SPOOKY an unpopular person …Bk1942 US sl.
 SQUARE an unpopular person …Bk1942 US sl.
 SQUARE FROM DELAWARE an unpopular person …Bk1942 US sl.
 STUPID CUPID an unpopular girl …Bk1942 US sl.
 STUPOR MAN an unpopular male …Bk1942 US sl.
 SUSIE an unpopular girl …Bk1942 US sl.
 TAME DAME an unpopular girl …Bk1942 US sl.
 TOAD an unpopular person …Bk1942 US sl.
 TROLL an unpopular person …Bk1942 US sl.
 VOID COUPON an unpopular person …Bk1942 US sl.
 WAD an unpopular or disliked person …Bk1914 US college sl.
 WHACK an unpopular person …Bk1942 US sl.
 WHALE-TAIL an unpopular person …Bk1942 US sl.
 WOOBLE an unpopular person …Bk1942 US sl.
 ZOMBIE an unpopular, disliked person …c1940 Amer. student sl.
 ZONKER an unpleasant or unpopular person …1969 US college sl. 
 
UNPOPULAR etc. – PHRASES
 HIS NAME IS PANTS he is discredited or unpopular, or he has failed …1886 US colloq.


UNPRACTICED – ADJECTIVES
– unpracticed; unexercised UNBREATHED 1590 obs.


UNPRECEDENTED – ADJECTIVES
– unprecedented; extraordinary, unparalleled; used in a bad sense UNHINE;  UNHYNE Bk1905 Sc. obs.


UNPREDICTABLE – ADJECTIVES
– unpredictable, hot-headed, wild AGGRO 1990s sl., orig. US college usage

UNPREDICTABLE – NOUNS, PERSON
– a dangerously unpredictable person WILD CARD 2001 UK sl.
– an unpredictable or inconsistent person whose moods and actions go up and down YOYO 1959 US sl.
– an unpredictable, unreliable person; a mentally unstable person; a person who is obsessed by a single topic or hobby CRANK 1833 US sl.


UNPREMEDITATED – ADJECTIVES
– unpremeditated UNBETHOUGHT 1558 obs. exc. Eng. dial.
– unpremeditated, done without forethought SUDDEN a1300 obs. or arch.

UNPREMEDITATED – ADVERBS
– without premeditation; on the spur of the moment; extempore SUDDENLY 1340 obs.


UNPREPARED – ADJECTIVES
– badly prepared; badly done DAGALI 1928 Sc.
– completely unprepared; utterly spontaneous BALDHEADED c1895 US sl.
– unprepared; undressed; undecked UNDIGHTED 1685 Sc. & Eng. dial.

UNPREPARED – VERBS
– to be in a state of embarrassing unpreparedness CATCH WITH ONE’S TROUSERS DOWN 1966 sl.
– to take someone unprepared or at a disadvantage CATCH SOMEONE ON THE WRONG FOOT Bk1999 


UNPRINCIPLED – ADJECTIVES
 IMPROBOUS wicked, unprincipled …1657 obs. rare
LEWD of persons, their actions, etc.: bad, vile, evil, wicked, base; unprincipled, ill-conditioned; good-for-nothing; worthless …c1386 obs.
RAGGILY rascally, unprincipled …Bk1905 Eng. dial.
ROGUISH acting like a rogue; unprincipled, dishonest …L16
ROGUY acting like a rogue; unprincipled, dishonest …L16 obs.

UNPRINCIPLED – NOUNS, PERSON
BELIAL a wicked and unprincipled person …Bk1895
BLACKGUARD a man coarse in speech, and offensive in manner; a scamp; a scoundrel; an unprincipled or disreputable fellow …1732
JACK-LEG an incompetent, unskilled, unscrupulous, or unprincipled worker or professional person, esp. a quack doctor, a crooked lawyer, or a hypocritical preacher – a bungling workman …1853 US sl.
NAAWT a nowt; a man of no principles; an undesirable acquaintance; a ne’er-do-well …Bk1905 Eng. dial.
RACK a dissolute, unprincipled young man; a rake; a wag …1724 Sc.
RENEGATE a reprobate, an unprincipled person, a rogue, a rascal …Bk1904 Eng. dial.
ROGUE a dishonest or unprincipled person, esp. a man …L16
 SNOLLYGOSTER a pretentious, boastful fellow; a shrewd, unprincipled fellow, especially a politician …1846 US sl.
WANGLER one who lacks integrity; an unprincipled person …1912
– WANT-GRACE one who lacks grace; an unprincipled person; a reprobate, a scamp …1603 obs.

UNPRINCIPLED – VERBS
JACKLEG to act in an incompetent, unskilled or unprincipled way …M19 US sl.


UNPRODUCTIVE, UNPRODUCTIVENESS – ADJECTIVES
– unproductive, barren; exhausted; producing scantily GEASON a1000 obs.

UNPRODUCTIVE  etc. – NOUNS
unproductiveness BARRENTY 1382 obs.

UNPRODUCTIVE etc. – NOUNS, PERSON
– a person given to unproductive activity WANKER Bk1988 Aust. sl. 


UNPROFESSIONAL – ADJECTIVES
– unprofessional BUCKY 1968 Amer. dial.
– unprofessional, untrained, dishonest JACKLEG M19 US sl.
– unprofessional, untrained, dishonest JACK-LEGGED 1839 Amer. sl.
– unprofessional, untrained, dishonest JAKELEG M19 US sl.


UNPROFITABLE – ADJECTIVES
DEAD LOSS useless, unsuccessful, unprofitable …1920s sl.
– IMPROFICUOUS unprofitable, profitless, unrewarding …1650 obs. rare
UNADVANTAGEABLE not advantageous or profitable, disadvantageous …1603 obs.
UNBEHOVABLE unsuitable; unprofitable …c1440 obs. rare
UNBEHOVEFUL unprofitable, not useful; unnecessary …1429 obs.
UNBEHOVELY unprofitable, not useful; unnecessary …1390 obs. rare
UNBIHEVE disadvantageous, unprofitable …c1200 obs.
UNGAIN awkward, inconvenient, unfavourable, unprofitable; unsuitable …1790 Eng. dial.
VAINFUL vain, unprofitable, useless …1509 obs. exc. Eng. dial.

UNPROFITABLE – NOUNS
MUG’S GAME a thankless task; a useless, foolish, or unprofitable activity …1900
SINK-HOLE  an unprofitable undertaking which is carried on in spite of losses …1895 US


UNPROGRESSIVE – ADJECTIVES
– unprogressive; sluggish in thought or action; slow-going TARDIGRADE 1883


UNPROMISING – ADJECTIVES
– unpromising, not showing favour, unfavourable FAVOURLESS 1509 obs.
– unpromising, unpropitious UNBODING Bk1905 Sc.


UNPROSPEROUS – ADJECTIVES
– in an unprosperous condition, badly off ILL-OFF 19C
– unprosperous, unfortunate WANSPEEDY c1000 obs.

UNPROSPEROUS – NOUNS
– unprosperous or ‘ill’ condition; the antithesis of ‘well-being’ ILL-BEING 1840 nonce word


UNPROTECTED – ADJECTIVES
– unprotected IN THE AIR US Civil War usage
– unprotected, defenseless, deserted BARE 1297 obs.


UNPROVED – ADJECTIVES
– unproved; not demonstrated UNAPPROVED 1597 obs.


UNPROVIDED – ADJECTIVES
– unprovided, destitute, devoid UNBESEEN 1390 obs.


UNPUNCTUAL, UNPUNCTUALITY – ADJECTIVES
– unpunctual; irregular, uneven UNREGULAR 1868 Sc. & Eng. dial.

UNPUNCTUAL etc. – NOUNS
– unpunctuality ALASKA TIME 1970s US sl.


UNPUNISHED – ADJECTIVES
– unpunished UNBOUGHT a1200 obs.


UNQUALIFIED – ADJECTIVES
– unqualified UNABLED 1497-8 obs. rare
– unqualified unfit, unsuitable UNFITTEN 1889 Amer. dial.


UNQUESTIONABLY – ADVERBS
– unquestionably; very, extremely UNDENIABLE Bk1905 Eng. dial.
– unquestionably; without contradiction WITHOUT GAINSAYING c1330


UNQUESTIONED – ADJECTIVES
– unquestioned, undoubted, certain, apparent, evident INDUBITATE 1480 obs.


UNQUIET – ADJECTIVES
– unquiet, full of unrest, restless, uneasy, troublesome UNRESTY a1340 obs. exc. Sc.
– unquiet, restless; confused, troubled, distraught, disturbed; marked by disturbance or confusion TROUBLY c1380 obs.
– unquiet, restless; troublesome, tiresome TEWSOME;  TUSOME Bk1905 Eng. dial.


UNRAVEL, UNRAVELLED – ADJECTIVES
– unravelled UNCOTTERED Bk1905 Eng. dial.

UNRAVEL etc. – VERBS
– to unravel; to disentangle RID 1790 Sc.
– to unravel; to disentangle, to clear up, to sort REDD 1641 Sc. & Eng. dial.
– to unravel, to unwind; said of a rope, yarn, etc. UNREAVE 1777 Sc. & Eng. dial.


UNREADINESS, UNREADY – ADJECTIVES
– unready, immature SAPPY a1627 obs.
– unready, immature UNBLOWED 1623 obs.
– unready, immature UNBLOWN 1594

UNREADINESS etc. – NOUNS
– a state of unreadiness; a disadvantage AMPLUSH 1843 Ireland


UNREAL, UNREALISTIC – ADJECTIVES
AERIFORM unsubstantial, intangible, unreal …1828
BARMECIDAL like the Barmecide’s feast; imaginarily satisfying or sumptuous; unreal, illusory …a1845
FANTASTIC existing only in imagination; fabulous, imaginary, unreal …a1387 obs.
FANTASTICAL existing only imagination; fabulous, imaginary, unreal …c1485 obs.
NEVER-NEVER unrealistic, unrealizable, imaginary, chimerical …1928
RATIONAL existing (only) in the mind; opposed to ‘real’ …1628 obs.
UMBRATILE of a shadowy nature; unsubstantial; unreal …1647 now rare or obs.
UMBRATILOUS shadowy, unreal; faint …1637 obs.

UNREAL etc. – NOUNS
TANQUAM something that has only an apparent existence; a mere seeming; an unreal thing or appearance …1654

UNREAL etc. – VERBS
FALSEN to make false or unreal …1888 rare


UNREALIZED – ADJECTIVES
– unrealized, unthought of UNBETHOUGHT 1855


UNREASONABLE – ADJECTIVES
ABSONANT harsh, inharmonious; fig. discordant or abhorrent to reason, nature, etc.; unreasonable,  unnatural …1564
ABSONOUS out of tune, inharmonious; fig. incongruous, absurd, unreasonable …1622 obs.
BELOW THE BELT unfair, unreasonable …1890 sl.
NOT CRICKET unfair, unreasonable …1851 sl.
OVER THE FENCE unreasonable, unfair …1941 Aust. sl.
RED-HOT unfair, unreasonable …1896 Aust. sl.
RHYMELESS unreasonable; reckless, regardless …Bk1904 Sc.
RICH very funny or amusing; or used ironically, to suggest unreasonableness; ridiculous …1760
RIMLESS unreasonable; reckless, regardless …Bk1904 Sc.
RYMELESS unreasonable; reckless, regardless …Bk1904 Sc.
SOLID severe, difficult, unfair, unreasonable …1915 Aust. & NZ sl.
TOUGH unfair, unreasonable …1929 sl.
TOUGH ON unfair, unreasonable …1929 sl.
UNFACEABLE undefensible, unreasonable …Bk1905 Eng. dial.

UNREASONABLE – NOUNS
ABSURD an unreasonable thing, act, or statement; an absurdity …1610 obs.

UNREASONABLE – NOUNS, PERSON
ABSURD a person who is absurd; an unreasonable person …Bk1827 rare
FAIR CUSS an unreasonable person …1950s Aust. sl.

UNREASONABLE – VERBS
GET A NERVE ON ONE to be unreasonable …Bk1905 Eng. dial.


UNREASONING – NOUNS, PERSON
– an unreasoning, obdurate person DAW 1997 Ireland sl.


UNRECONCILED – ADJECTIVES
– unreconciled UNISAHT c1175 obs.


UNRECORDED – ADJECTIVES
– unrecorded; for which no written authority can be adduced IMPERSCRIPTIBLE 1832


UNREFINED – ADJECTIVES
BOORISH rude, ill-mannered, coarse, unrefined, uncultured …M16
HAIVELESS shiftless, incapable, careless, extravagant, slovenly in habit, ill-mannered; unrefined …1866 Sc.
HAVELESS wasteful, incompetent; slovenly, ill-mannered, unrefined …1871 Sc. & Eng. dial.
IMPOLISHED unpolished; devoid of polish; rude, unrefined …1583 obs.
RAMSTAMPHISH rough, blunt, unrefined; unceremonious; forward and noisy …1818 Sc.

UNREFINED – NOUNS
BABOONERY unrefined manners or behaviour …a1848

UNREFINED – NOUNS, PERSON
BEVAN a stupid or unfashionable male; a geek or dork; an uncouth person, an unrefined, ill-educated male …1988 Aust. sl.
BEVAN CHICK a stupid or unfashionable female; a geek or dork ;an uncouth woman, an unrefined, ill-educated female …2017 Aust. sl.
BEV CHICK the girlfriend of a ‘bevan’; a stupid or unfashionable female; a geek or dork ;an uncouth woman, an unrefined, ill-educated female …2003 Aust. sl. 
BOOR a rustic, a yokel; a clumsy or unrefined person; a rude, ill-mannered, inconsiderate person …L16
YAHOO an unrefined, loutish, uncultured person; a hooligan; a philistine …1726 UK


UNREGARDED – ADJECTIVES
– unregarded, unnoticed, unheeded TENTLESS 1785 Sc. obs.


UNRELAXED – NOUNS
– an unrelaxed, disturbed condition; acute restlessness ANTS Amer. sl.
– an unrelaxed, disturbed condition; acute restlessness ANTS IN ONE’S PANTS Amer. sl.


UNRELIABLE – ADJECTIVES
 ALL ENDS AND SIDES unreliable, scatterbrained …Bk1898 Eng. dial.
 FALLIBLE of rules, opinions, arguments, etc.: liable to be erroneous, unreliable …a1420
 FLAKY inattentive, distracted, unreliable …1959 US sl.
 FLY-BY-NIGHT unreliable or untrustworthy, esp. in finance …colloq.
 KAFFIR of low quality; bad; inferior; unsatisfactory, unreliable …1934 S. Afr. sl., offensive
 LOOSE IN THE HAFT unstable, unreliable ….c1325 obs.
 MEXICAN of time or events: late, slow, unreliable …1968
 ODDBALL disorganized; prone to blunder; unreliable …c1945 sl.
 RAGGLISH of persons: wild, unreliable, undisciplined, rough, boisterous …1866 Sc.
 SHADY uncertain, unreliable …M19 sl., orig. university
 SHONKY unreliable, dishonest, ‘crooked’ …1970 Aust. sl.
 SILLY AS A TWO-BOB WATCH unreliable; dizzy, crazy …1954 Aust. sl.
 SILLY AS A WET HEN unreliable; dizzy, crazy …Bk1999 Aust. sl.
 TICKLE not to be depended on; uncertain; unreliable; changeable; inconstant; capricious; fickle …a1300 obs. exc. Eng. dial.
 UNASSURE unreliable …1531 obs.
 UNCANNY unreliable, not to be trusted …1639 obs.
 WACKY incorrect, unreliable; eccentric …1930s sl., orig. US
 WONKY unsound or unreliable …1925 UK sl.
 
UNRELIABLE – NOUNS
 ABORTION an object, esp. a machine, of ludicrous or ungainly appearance; also, an unreliable mechanical device that provokes anger by breaking down …1943 Amer. sl.
 QUEER PAPER something dubious or unreliable …M19 sl.
 
UNRELIABLE – NOUNS, PERSON
 BAD EGG a dishonest, unreliable, and wicked person …Bk1980 Amer. sl. 
 BEAT a generally  unreliable person, esp. one who fails to pay their debts, spec. hotel bills …1879 US sl.
– BROKEN REED an unreliable or weak person …Bk1999 
 BROKEN STICK somebody or something unreliable, undependable, or inadequate …1946 Amer. dial.
 BUG an unreliable person; a cheat …1885 Amer. dial.
 CRANK a mentally unstable person; an unreliable, unpredictable person; a person who is obsessed by a single topic or hobby …1833 US sl.
 EASTIE-WASTIE an unreliable or unstable person; one on whose word there can be no dependence …1808 Sc. obs.
 FLAKE a crazy, eccentric, or unreliable person …1959 sl., chiefly US
 FLAPPY-TONGUE one whose word cannot be relied on …Bk1900 Eng. dial.
 FLY BULL an eccentric, unusual, unreliable person …Bk1974 Amer. sl.
 FLY COP an eccentric, unusual, unreliable person …Bk1974 Amer. sl.
 FLY DICK an eccentric, unusual, unreliable person …Bk1974 Amer. sl.
 FLY MUG an eccentric, unusual, unreliable person …Bk1974 Amer. sl.
 GAMMONER a person who talks volubly or flatteringly, esp. so as to deceive or cajoler another into a particular course of action; a talkative, unreliable person; a liar; one who tells deceitful tales  …1819
 GOOSE-CAP a silly person; a harum-scarum, unreliable girl … 1589 obs. exc. Eng. & Amer. dial.
 NING-NANG a worthless or troublesome person; an unreliable person; a silly or stupid person; a fool …1832 Eng. dial.
 PIKER one who can’t be depended upon …Bk1913-17 Amer. dial.
 SKITE an unreliable or extravagant person …1995 Amer. dial.
 WAFFLER an unsteady person; one not to be depended on; a waverer …1889 Eng. dial.
 WANKLE a person not to be relied upon …Bk1905 Eng. dial.
– WIND-EGG a noisy, unreliable person …Bk1905 Eng. dial.
 WUSS BAG a weakling; someone who cannot be depended on …1970s sl., orig. US
 WUSSETTE a weakling; someone who cannot be depended on …1970s sl., orig. US
 WUSSY a weak, timid, passive person; someone who cannot be depended on  …1960s US sl.
 
UNRELIABLE – PHRASES
 AS MANY FACES AS A CHURCHYARD CLOCK used of anyone seen as duplicitous or unreliable …20C
 
UNRELIABLE – VERBS
 FALSE of a thing: to prove unreliable, to fail, to give way …c1205 obs.


UNREMARKABLE – ADJECTIVES
– unremarkable NOTHING WORTH WRITING HOME ABOUT 1914 UK sl.
– unremarkable; usual; mediocre NOTHING TO CABLE HOME ABOUT World War I Aust. soldiers’ usage
– unremarkable; usual; mediocre NOTHING TO WRITE HOME ABOUT L19 colloq.

UNREMARKABLE – VERBS
– to behave in an unremarkable or conventional manner NORM 2001 UK sl.


UNREPENTANT – ADJECTIVES
– incapable of repentance IMPENITIBLE a1631 obs.
– unrepentant, having no contrition or sorrow for sin IMPENITENT 1532

UNREPENTANT – NOUNS, PERSON
– an unrepentant person IMPENITENT 1532


UNREPROVED – ADJECTIVES
– unreproved, uncensured, not objected to UNBERISPED 1481 obs.


UNREQUITED – ADJECTIVES
– unrequited UNFORGOLDEN c1175 obs.
– unrequited UNQUIT 1895 Sc.


UNRESERVED, UNRESERVEDLY – ADJECTIVES
EVEN-DOWN direct, plain, without reserve or qualification …1838 Sc. & Eng. dial.
UNCLOSE unreserved, straightforward, frank …1605 rare

UNRESERVED etc. – ADVERBS
BRAID without reserve …Bk1911 Sc.
HEAD AND HEELS completely, altogether, without reserve; with great earnestness …Bk1902 Eng. dial.
HEAD AND HIDE completely, altogether, without reserve; with great earnestness …1868 Sc.
HEAD AND TAIL completely, altogether, without reserve; with great earnestness …1853 Sc.
SOLID completely, unreservedly …L19

UNRESERVED etc. – NOUNS, PERSON
EXTROVERT a sociable or unreserved person …1918


UNRESISTING – ADJECTIVES
– unresisting UNAFFRONTIVE 1720 obs.


UNRESPONSIVE – ADJECTIVES
V-EIGHT pert. to a cold or unresponsive female …20C US sl.

UNRESPONSIVE – NOUNS, PERSON
ADAM WITH A DEAD BATTERY a married man; a cold, unresponsive man; a gloomy, dull man …World War II Amer. sl.
ADAM WITH A DEAD PAN a married man; a cold, unresponsive man; a gloomy, dull man …World War II Amer. sl.
ADAM WITH A FLICKERING FLAME a married man; a cold, unresponsive man; a gloomy, dull man …World War II Amer. sl.
ADAM WITH A FROZEN PUSS a married man; a cold, unresponsive man; a gloomy, dull man …World War II Amer. sl.
ADAM WITH AN ANCHOR a married man; a cold, unresponsive man; a gloomy, dull man …World War II Amer. sl.
ADAM WITH A SOUR PUSS a married man; a cold, unresponsive man; a gloomy, dull man …World War II Amer. sl.
APRON WITH A FLICKERING FLAME a cold or unresponsive woman …World War II Amer. sl.
COLD FISH a dull and unresponsive person …Bk2006 US sl.
DRY HOLE a cold and unresponsive woman …E20 US sl.
FRIGID MIDGET an unresponsive girl …Bk1942 US sl.
ICEBERG a person possessing a cold, unemotional or unresponsive nature …1840
ICEBERGER a cold, reserved or unresponsive person …1835 rare
ICEBOX an unemotional person, esp. a sexually unresponsive woman …L19 US sl.
ICE COLD KATE an unresponsive girl …Bk1945 jive usage
ICE MAIDEN an unemotional or unresponsive woman …1950s sl.
ICE QUEEN an unemotional or unresponsive woman …1980s sl.


UNREST – NOUNS
– unrest; a state of inquietude or trouble WANREST c1550 Sc. obs.
– unrest; disquiet WANRUFE c1480 Sc. obs. rare


UNRESTRAINABLE – ADJECTIVES
– unrestrainable, incapable of being constrained UNCOGIBLE 1646 obs.


UNRESTRAINED, UNRESTRAINEDLY – ADJECTIVES
 ANIMAL wildly disorderly, rowdy; wild, unrestrained …1965 Amer. sl.
 BRANKLESS unrestrained …Bk1911 Sc.
 EFFUSE wide-spreading, overflowing, unrestrained, extravagant, marked by squandering …1742 obs. or arch.
 FLY unrestrained or rebellious in one’s behaviour …1880 US sl.
 IMMODERATE unrestrained in feeling, passions, or conduct; intemperate …1497 obs.
 LAVISH of conduct or disposition: unrestrained, impetuous; loose, wild, licentious …1597 obs.
 LAVISHING given to reckless or unrestrained behaviour …1598 obs.
 LIBERTINE unrestrained, uncontrolled …arch.
 OFF THE CHAIN free, unrestrained or unrestricted …20C sl., orig. Aust.
 OFF THE STRING free, unrestrained or unrestricted …20C sl., orig. Aust.
 RAM-GAM headstrong, precipitate, devil-may-care, heedless, rash, unrestrained …1929 Sc.
 RAMP wild, bold, wanton, unrestrained, rompish; full of rude health and spirits …1713 Sc.
 RAM-STAM headstrong, precipitate, devil-may-care, rash, heedless, unrestrained …1786 Sc. & N. Eng. dial.
 UNCRUBEET uncurbed, unrestrained; uncropped, untrimmed …Bk1905 Eng. dial.
 UNFORBIDDEN unrestrained, unruly, disobedient, spoiled, troublesome …Bk1905 Sc. & Eng. dial.
 WANTON of speech or imagination: unrestrained, extravagant …1680 obs.
– WANTON of physical movement: headlong, impetuous, unrestrained …1753 obs.
 WILDER THAN A PEACH-ORCHARD BOAR very wild, unrestrained …1997 Amer. dial.
 
UNRESTRAINED etc. – ADVERBS
 LARGE freely, unrestrainedly, boldly …a1400 obs.
 LARGELY freely, without restraint …c1425 obs.
 UP-AND-DOWN unrestrainedly …L19 sl.
 
UNRESTRAINED etc. – NOUNS
 EFFUSION frank and eager expression of emotions; unrestrained utterance of words, sounds, etc. …1659
 GAMMOCKS unrestrained, noisy activities …19C sl.
 LAVISHNESS absence of restraint; recklessness …c1477 obs.
 
UNRESTRAINED etc. – VERBS
 CUT UP to behave without restraint …1846 US sl.
 PUKE IT OUT to speak unrestrainedly …1920s sl.
 PUKE ONE’S GUTS to speak unrestrainedly …1920s sl.
 PUKE OUT to speak unrestrainedly …1920s sl.
 PUKE UP to speak unrestrainedly …1920s sl.
 TAKE THE RAG OFF THE BUSH to behave in a loud and unrestrained fashion; to ‘carry on’ …1953 Amer. dial.


UNRESTRICTED – ADJECTIVES
– unrestricted, free, or unrestrained OFF THE CHAIN 20C sl., orig. Aust.
– unrestricted, free, or unrestrained OFF THE STRING 20C sl., orig. Aust.


UNREWARDING – ADJECTIVES
– unrewarding, unprofitable, profitless IMPROFICUOUS 1650 obs. rare

UNREWARDING – NOUNS
– an unrewarding or unpleasant activity, a thankless task MUG’S GAME 1900


UNRIPE – ADJECTIVES
– unripe, immature RAWLY 1824 Sc. obs.
– unripe; sour or harsh to the taste CRUDE 1555

UNRIPE – NOUNS
– a becoming unripe or crude CRUDEFACTION 1660 obs. rare


UNROBBED – ADJECTIVES
– unrobbed; unexplored, unsearched UNRIPED 1898 Sc.


UNRUFFLED – NOUNS, PERSON
– an unruffled, calm person EASY RIDER 1971 sl.


UNRULINESS, UNRULY- ADJECTIVES
 AMBITIOUS of persons or animals: spirited, vivacious, unruly; vicious; angry; enraged; quick-tempered; hot-tempered …1853 Amer. dial.
 CAMSTAIRY obstinately perverse, unruly, or wilful; fractious …1776 Sc.
 EFFRENATED unbridled, unruly …1586 obs.
 GAMSTERRIE perverse, insubordinate, unmanageable, unruly …1844 Sc.
 HANBY wanton, unruly …Bk1905 Eng. dial.
 HANTY wanton, unruly; full of spirit, mettlesome; excited, frisky (generally used of horses) …1721 Eng. dial.
 HAUNTY unruly, wanton, restive …1671 obs. exc. Eng. dial.
 INEFFRENATE lawless, unbridled, unruly, uncontrolled, unconstrained …1581 obs. rare
​- MEADLESS;  MEEDLESS troublesome, tiresome, unruly; restless …1790 Eng. dial.
 NEEDLESS shiftless, helpless; unruly, heedless …Bk1905 Eng. dial.
 OBSTRAPULOUS obstreperous; unmanageable, unruly; refractory, obstinate …1830 Sc.
 OBSTRIPEROUS obstreperous; disorderly, unruly …M18 sl.
 OBSTROCULOUS obstreperous; noisy and difficult to control; disorderly, unruly…1930s Aust. sl.
 OBSTROPALOUS obstreperous; unmanageable, unruly; refractory, obstinate … c1725
 OBSTROPEROUS obstreperous; disorderly, unruly …M18 sl.
 OBSTROPILOUS obstreperous; unmanageable, unruly; refractory, obstinate …1830 Eng. dial.
 OBSTROPOLIS obstreperous; disorderly, unruly …M18 sl.
 OBSTROPOLOUS resisting control, advice, etc. in a noisy manner; unruly in behaviour, obstinate, headstrong …1748
 OBSTROPULOUS obstreperous; unmanageable, unruly; refractory, obstinate …1815 Eng. & Amer. dial.
 OBTROPOLOUS obstreperous; disorderly, unruly …M18 sl.
 OILY mean-tempered; tough, mean, unpleasant, troublesome, unruly, obstinate …1936 Amer. dial.
 OPSTROPOLOUS obstreperous; unmanageable, unruly; refractory, obstinate …1830 Eng. dial.
 ORDINARY unpleasant, troublesome, unruly, obstinate, ill-tempered …1800 Amer. dial.
 ORNERY unpleasant, troublesome, unruly, unmanageable, disobedient, obstinate, ill-tempered, angry …1862 Amer. dial.
 OUTSTROPOLOUS outrageous, unruly, obstreperous …1832 Sc. obs.
 POLLRUMPTIOUS unruly or restless; foolishly confident …c1860 sl.
 POLRUMPTIOUS restive, rude, unruly, obstreperous; foolishly confident …1790 Eng. dial.
 RABBISH unruly, turbulent; inconsiderate, rash; rough or precipitate in action …1387 obs.
 RACKLE disorderly, riotous, unruly …Bk19C Eng. dial.
 RAMAGE of animals: wild, untamed, unruly, violent …c1290
 RAMAGEOUS;  RAMAGIOUS of an animal: wild, untamed, unruly, violent …1398 obs.
 RAMBUMPTIOUS noisy and unruly; boisterous; forward; obstreperous …1911 Amer. dial.
 RAMBUNKSHUS noisy and unruly; boisterous; forward; obstreperous …1866 Amer. dial.
 RAMBUNKSIOUS noisy and unruly; boisterous; forward; obstreperous …1904 Amer. dial.
 RAMBUSTIOUS spirited, boisterous, lively; unruly, riotous …1853
 RAMMAGE of persons: wild, excited, unruly,  unmanageable …1714 Sc.
 RAMPACIOUS lively, spirited, boisterous; wild, unruly, outrageous; rampageous …1837 rare
 RAMPAGEOUS;  RAMPAGIOUS violent; unruly; boisterous, noisy, disorderly …1822
 RAMPAGINOUS furious, angry, violent, wild, unruly, obstreperous, boisterous, noisy, disorderly, outrageous …1822 Sc.
 RANDIE;  RANDY disorderly, disreputable, given to drink; boisterous, riotous, dissipated; wild, unruly, unmanageable …1785 Sc. & Eng. dial.
 RANGING rough, unruly …Bk1905 Eng. dial.
 RANTANKEROUS quarrelsome, argumentative, cantankerous; unruly, mean, bad …c1832 US colloq.
 RANTING unruly, restive …1658 obs.
 RESTY headstrong, unruly …c1696 sl.
 RUMBUSTICAL fond of rough play; careless of the comfort of others; boisterous, unruly, uproarious, noisy, obstreperous;  rude, overbearing, violent …1795 Eng. dial. & colloq.
 RUMBUSTIOUS careless of the comfort of others; noisy, boisterous, turbulent, unruly, rough, uproarious …1778 colloq.
 STROMMELLING unruly …1825 Eng. dial.
 TANKERSOME unruly, disobedient, misbehaving …1969 Amer. dial.
 THIRTOVER;  THURTIFER;  THURTOVER;  THWARTOVER cross, contrary, obstinate, morose, ill-tempered, unruly, self-willed …1852 Eng. dial.
 TORE DOWN dissolute, disreputable, unruly, wild, violent …1891 Amer. dial.
 TORN DOWN dissolute, disreputable, unruly, wild, violent …1836 Amer. dial.
 UNBELIEVING of a child: disobedient, unruly, obstinate, heedless …Bk1893 Eng. dial.
 UNCANNY unruly, mischievous, malicious …1596 obs. exc. Sc. & Eng. dial.
 UNFORBIDDEN unrestrained, unruly, disobedient, spoiled, troublesome …Bk1905 Sc. & Eng. dial.
 UNGUIDEABLE. not amenable to reason; unmanageable, unruly …Bk1905 Eng. dial.
 UNRULEFUL unruly, lawless …1721 Sc. & Ireland
 UNSAYABLE unruly, wilful, self-willed; not to be advised or controlled …Bk1905 Eng. dial.
– UPROARISH turbulent, unruly …1550 obs.
 WANRULY unruly …a1774 Sc.
 WANTON of persons: undisciplined, ungoverned; not amenable to control, unmanageable, rebellious; of children: naughty, unruly …a1300 obs.
– WANTON petulant; unruly; hence, self-indulgent, effeminate, luxurious …1538 obs.
 
UNRULINESS etc. – NOUNS
 BADNESS delinquent or unruly behaviour, often just for the sake of it …1980s UK & Black British teen sl.
 EFFRENATION unruliness; a headlong or unbridled rashness or license …1623 obs.
 TANBASTE unruly behaviour; scuffling, struggling, pulling about …1746 Eng. dial.
 UNCOMELINESS unruliness …1607 obs.
 WANTONNESS of a child: unruliness, naughtiness; of a horse: restiveness …1533 obs.
 
UNRULINESS etc. – NOUNS, PERSON
 AMARUGIAN;  AMERUGIAN;  ANAROOGIAN;  ANNARUGIAN a crude, unruly person; a member of a rough party of fun-makers; orig. applied to residents of Fulton Co., Illinois …1856 Amer. dial.
 ANKLE-BITER an unruly or disobedient child …1967 Amer. dial.
 ARAB an unruly or belligerent person …1788 obs., derogatory
 BITTER-WEED a bad-tempered, unruly, mischievous person …Bk1882 Eng. dial.
 CABBAGE TREE MOB an unruly set of young fellows, dressed in a suit of fustian or colonial tweed, and the emblem of their order, the low-crowned cabbage-palm hat – the main object of their enmity seems to be the ordinary black headpiece worn by respectable persons, which is ruthlessly knocked over the eyes of the wearer as he passes or enters the theatre …1852 Aust. sl.
 CUT-UP a person who ‘cuts up’ or capers; one who behaves in a mischievous or unruly manner …1882
 INDIAN a child, esp. an unruly one …1967 Amer. dial.
 MESS an objectionable or foolish person; unruly or incorrigible person; an oaf; a hopelessly stupid person; a mentally confused person …1936 sl.
 NUT a troublesome or unruly young man …1882 Aust. colloq. rare
 RADICAL a troublesome boy; an impudent, dissipated fellow; a wild, unruly fellow; a rogue, a blackguard; a rascal …Bk1886 Sc. & Eng. dial.
 RANNIGAL;  RANNYGILL a bold, impudent, unruly person …1825 Sc. & N. Eng. dial.
 RAPPAK;  RAPPUCK a pet name for an unruly child …1881 Eng. dial.
 REUL an unruly person or animal; a rude, unmannerly clown, a romp, a fidget …1897 Sc. & Eng. dial.
 SANCHO an unruly, mischievous child …1862 Amer. dial.
 TACKET a restless, unruly boy …1896 Sc.
 TATTARAT an unruly person; one wanting in stability …Bk1887 Eng. dial.
 TEAR-AWAY one who tears or rushes away, or acts with great impetuosity; one who behaves in a wild, uncontrolled, or reckless manner; a rebellious and unruly young person; an uncontrollable, boisterous person; a rascal …1891
– WILDEGO a naughty, unruly child …Bk1986 Eng. dial. 
 WILD INDIAN a child, esp. a misbehaving or unruly one …1946 Amer. dial.
 YARD APE an unruly, mischievous, or physically active child; a nickname for such a child …1974 Amer. dial.
 YOUNG-HEAD an unruly, reckless, headstrong or wilful young man …1565 obs.
 YOUNG INDIAN a child, esp. a misbehaving or unruly one …1967 Amer. dial.
 
UNRULINESS etc. – VERBS
 ACT LIKE SANCHO of a child: to act in an unruly or mischievous way; to misbehave …1869 Amer. dial.
 CUT A SHINE to behave in a comic, boisterous, or unruly manner; to play tricks on someone; to make a conspicuous display of oneself …1830 Amer. dial.
 CUT SHINES to behave in a comic, boisterous, or unruly manner; to play tricks on someone; to make a conspicuous display of oneself …1848 Amer. dial.
 REULL to behave in a rude manner; to be unruly …1790 Eng. dial.