unfinished


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unfinished

1. (of fabric) unbleached or not processed
2. (of fabric) with a short nap
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She was perpetually trying, trying, trying to take that unfinished letter to the post; and she could never get there.
Was it by accident that one window was left unfinished?"
He showed them the unfinished window, and bade them fit it up like the others.
As we went by the footpath and beside the gateposts and the unfinished lodge, we kept looking back at the house of my fathers.
The great unfinished serpent-like flume, crossing the river on gigantic trestles, had advanced as far as the town, stooping over it like some enormous reptile that had sucked its life blood and was gorged with its prey.
But nothing could be done until the rainy season had fairly set in; until the long-looked-for element that was to magically separate the gold from the dross in those dull mounds of dust and gravel had come of its own free will, and in its own appointed channels, independent of the feeble auxiliaries that had hopelessly riven the rocks on the hillside, or hung incomplete and unfinished in lofty scaffoldings above the settlement.
The unfinished letter which she had been writing when Lady Montbarry interrupted her, lay open on the blotting-book.
Who had begun the cleansing of the marble, and who had left it unfinished?
The work of cleansing the monument had been left unfinished, and the person by whom it had been begun might return to complete it.
"If I didn't--and you, too; if I didn't--!" he repeated as if retreating for a jump, yet leaving his thought so unfinished that, after we had come into the gate, another stop, which he imposed on me by the pressure of his arm, had become inevitable.
A bench of the Apex Court, headed by Justice A M Khanwilkar gave three-week time to the NBCC to file their revised resolution plan in a sealed cover to the court elaborating how they will construct the unfinished housing projects.
Finished inventory is cannabis that is tested, packaged, labeled and ready to sell, while unfinished inventory is missing at least one of those steps.