Simple Definition of unsung
: not given attention and praise that is deserved for doing good things
Full Definition of unsung
1 : not sung
2 : not celebrated or praised (as in song or verse) <an unsung hero>
Examples of unsung
the unsung men and women who keep the streets safe
He is one of the unsung heroes of the civil rights movement.
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