Definition of unmarked adjective from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



    BrE BrE//ʌnˈmɑːkt//
    ; NAmE NAmE//ʌnˈmɑːrkt//
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  1. 1without a sign or words to show what or where something is an unmarked police car He was buried in an unmarked grave. compare marked
  2. 2(especially British English) (of a player in a team game, especially football (soccer )) with no player from the other team staying close to prevent them from getting the ball He headed the ball to the unmarked Gray. She was unmarked, six yards from goal. See related entries: Soccer
  3. 3(linguistics) (of a word or form of a word) not showing any particular feature or style, such as being formal or informal opposite marked
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: unmarked