- not born or brought into being
- still within the mother's uterus; not yet delivered
- yet to come or be; future
- Not yet born: an unborn child.
- Not yet appeared; future: unborn inventions.
(countable and uncountable, plural unborns)
un- +"Ž born
- And she took an unborn child with her.
- He taught, "There is but one God, the Creator, whose name is true, devoid of fear and enmity, immortal, unborn and self-existent, great and bountiful."
- I'd hate to think that my unborn child was the only tie I had with his family.
- While she truly loved nursing, she too reveled in our accomplishments, second only to her unborn child.
- The consecration of Samuel has also its Arabic parallel in the dedication of an unborn child by its mother to the service of the Ka'ba (Ibn Hisham, p. 76; Azraki, p. 128).