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unheard

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adjective un·heard \-ˈhərd\

Simple Definition of unheard

  • : not given attention

  • : not heard or listened to

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of unheard

  1. 1 a :  not perceived by the ear b :  not given a hearing

  2. 2 archaic :  unheard-of

Examples of unheard in a sentence

  1. Their cries for help were unheard.



14th Century

First Known Use of unheard

14th century



UNHEARD Defined for Kids

unheard

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adjective un·heard \ˌən-ˈhərd\

Definition of unheard for Students

  1. :  not heard <I followed as softly as I could, and coming unheard into the kitchen, stood and watched him. — Robert Louis Stevenson, Kidnapped>




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