unless meaning

  • Unless, first published by Fourth Estate, an imprint of Harper Collins in 2002, The novel is narrated in first person by 44-year old writer and translator, Reta Winters. The novel deals extensively with the role of women and in particular, women's literature.
  • ConjunctionSUF-less
    1. Except on a specified condition; if not.
      1. I’m leaving unless I get a pay rise (AmE: raise).
  • More Examples
    1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
      • I don't want to drag out this talk, so I'll stop unless you have questions.
      • You can't post messages on the site unless you're authed.
      • I wouldn't go back there unless you want to get some zoomies!
    2. Used in the Beginning of Sentence
      • Unless their flag of a flower is waving, finding such plants is like finding a needle in a needlestack.
      • Unless by providential wit, / Or force, we averruncate it.
      • Unless you're a celebrity, he won't give you the time of day.

Meaning of unless for the defined word.

Grammatically, this word "unless" is a conjunction.
  • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
    1. Conjunctions
    Difficultness: Level 1
    Easy     ➨     Difficult
    Definiteness: Level 7
    Definite    ➨     Versatile
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