When someone is unkempt, they are not properly dressed or groomed. They might have dirty hair, a messy desk, or clothes that are not clean.

  • He looked unkempt and he didn't have any clean clothes.

  • The house was unkempt and dirty.

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Example Sentences for unkempt

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    The houses were unkempt and disgusting.

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    An unkempt man stands to the left of the picture.

  • 3

    After the War, the vignerons returned home to their unkempt vineyards.

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    The article became unkempt due to heavy edit reorganization.

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    Joseph, given his unkempt appearance and shyness, remained with the family.

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    In this coinage, the king's hairstyle appears to be much longer and more unkempt.

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    Why the photo of the white guy with the disheveled looking, unkempt dreads

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    In addition, its uncut, unkempt grass became a symbol of the labour dispute.

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    Her blond hair is unkempt and a part of it is tied at the top of her head.

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    He is followed from the airport by an unkempt man in glasses and by Red Grant.