unsettled

PRIMARY MEANINGS OF: unsettled

1
adj
still in doubt
2
adj
not settled or established
FULL DEFINITIONS OF: unsettled
1

adj still in doubt

“an unsettled issue”
“an unsettled state of mind”
Synonyms
doubtful, tentative
unsettled in mind or opinion
open, undecided, undetermined, unresolved
not brought to a conclusion; subject to further thought
Antonyms:
settled
established or decided beyond dispute or doubt
accomplished, effected, established
settled securely and unconditionally
appointed, decreed, ordained, prescribed
fixed or established especially by order or command
determined, dictated, set
determined or decided upon as by an authority
deterministic
an inevitable consequence of antecedent sufficient causes
firm
not subject to revision or change
preconcerted
previously arranged or agreed on
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adj subject to change

unsettled weather with rain and hail and sunshine coming one right after the other”
Synonyms:
changeable, uncertain
variable
liable to or capable of change
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adj not settled or established

“an unsettled lifestyle”
Synonyms
aimless, drifting, floating, vagabond, vagrant
continually changing especially as from one abode or occupation to another
erratic, planetary, wandering
having no fixed course
homeless, stateless
without nationality or citizenship
migrant, migratory
habitually moving from place to place especially in search of seasonal work
mobile, nomadic, peregrine, roving, wandering
migratory
peripatetic, wayfaring
traveling especially on foot
itinerant
traveling from place to place to work
rootless, vagabond
wandering aimlessly without ties to a place or community
unlocated
lacking a particular location
Antonyms:
settled
established in a desired position or place; not moving about
based
having a base of operations (often used as a combining form)
built-up
peopled with settlers
located, placed, set, situated
situated in a particular spot or position
nonnomadic
not nomadic or wandering
relocated, resettled
settled in a new location
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adj not yet settled

unsettled territory”
Synonyms
uninhabited
not having inhabitants; not lived in
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