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unsung

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adjective un·sung \ˌən-ˈsəŋ\

Simple Definition of unsung

  • : not given attention and praise that is deserved for doing good things

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of unsung

  1. 1 :  not sung

  2. 2 :  not celebrated or praised (as in song or verse) <an unsung hero>

Examples of unsung in a sentence

  1. the unsung men and women who keep the streets safe

  2. He is one of the unsung heroes of the civil rights movement.



15th Century

First Known Use of unsung

15th century



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