Synonyms of unsaturated


1. unsaturated (vs. saturated)

usage: not saturated; capable of dissolving more of a substance at a given temperature; "an unsaturated salt solution"

2. unsaturated (vs. saturated), monounsaturated, polyunsaturated

usage: used of a compound (especially of carbon) containing atoms sharing more than one valence bond; "unsaturated fats"

3. unsaturated (vs. saturated), dull

usage: (of color) not chromatically pure; diluted; "an unsaturated red"

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Definition and meaning of unsaturated (Dictionary)