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intestate

in·tes·tate

intestate

 
pronunciation:
ihn te steIt [or] ihn te stiht
parts of speech:
adjective, noun
part of speech: adjective
definition 1: not having made a legal will.
She died intestate.
definition 2: not disposed of or distributed by a legal will.
Her large estate remains intestate.
 
part of speech: noun
definition: a person who dies without having made a legal will.