un·​abat·​ed | \ˌən-ə-ˈbā-təd \

Definition of unabated 

: not abated : being at full strength or force

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unabatedly adverb

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As cities increasing reckon with the impact of a changing climate, and the trends and activities that have created ecological change go unabated, there will be more of a need to consider organically inclined architecture. Patrick Sisson, Curbed, "NatureStructure looks at how engineers and architects can work with, rather than against, the natural world.," 11 May 2018 Entering Sunday: • Strikeouts continue on what has been an unabated record pace for more than a decade. Si.com Staff, SI.com, "Nine Innings: The Cubs' Issue With Launch Angle, Reimagining Bullpen Roles and Jonny Venters's Painful Journey," 30 Apr. 2018 If deforestation continues unabated, Ivory Coast risks losing all its forest cover by 2034, environmental campaigners say. Tim Cocks And Ange Aboa, The Christian Science Monitor, "Ivory Coast, chocolate giants team up to make cocoa production more sustainable," 19 Apr. 2018 Cleveland’s season-long defensive woes have persisted, its injury issues have continued unabated, and the ragtag group surrounding James understandably lacks chemistry. Ben Golliver, SI.com, "How the Lakers Fit Into the Landscape of LeBron Suitors Remains to be Seen," 12 Mar. 2018 For the Spurs, the business of putting together the 2018-19 roster continues unabated. Jeff Mcdonald, San Antonio Express-News, "Spurs aim to hang onto Leonard — for now," 22 June 2018 The Dodgers' one-step-forward, two-steps-back season continues unabated. Si.com Staff, SI.com, "Nine Innings: The Indians' Surprisingly Bad Bullpen, the State of the NL West and Culberson's Magic," 4 June 2018 If Congress doesn't act, the president's authority continues unabated. NBC News, "Congress wrestles with new war on terror authorization," 16 Apr. 2018 In the meantime, the rest of the demolition process continues unabated. Eric Limer, Popular Mechanics, "Unlucky Excavator Gets Caught Under a Falling Parking Garage," 10 Feb. 2016

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First Known Use of unabated

circa 1611, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of unabated was circa 1611

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English Language Learners Definition of unabated

: continuing at full strength or force without becoming weaker

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