unadmired

adjective
un·​ad·​mired | \ ˌən-əd-ˈmī(-ə)rd How to pronounce unadmired (audio) \

Definition of unadmired

: not regarded with admiration : not admired Mr Osborne, rather obscure and unadmired by almost anyone outside his immediate circle, was suddenly famous for the wrong reasons.— Peter Hitchens

First Known Use of unadmired

circa 1689, in the meaning defined above

Keep scrolling for more

Learn More about unadmired

Time Traveler for unadmired

Time Traveler

The first known use of unadmired was circa 1689

See more words from the same year

Statistics for unadmired

Cite this Entry

“Unadmired.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/unadmired. Accessed 24 Sep. 2020.

Comments on unadmired

What made you want to look up unadmired? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

Test Your Vocabulary

Homophone Quiz

  • three bears two of them look like theyre whispering to a third bear who looks chuffed to be the center of attention
  • In order to judge how people felt, the senator's office hired a firm to take a ______.
Spell It

Can you spell these 10 commonly misspelled words?

TAKE THE QUIZ
Add Diction

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!