un·​apol·​o·​get·​ic | \ ˌən-ə-ˌpä-lə-ˈje-tik \

Definition of unapologetic

: not apologetic : offered, put forward, or being such without apology or qualification an unapologetic liberal

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unapologetically \ ˌən-​ə-​ˌpä-​lə-​ˈje-​ti-​k(ə-​)lē \ adverb

Examples of unapologetic in a Sentence

She was unapologetic about her remarks.

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His Star Is Born follows the same contours as earlier versions, but feels anchored in 2018, particularly because the extra-cinematic work of his leading lady — unapologetic pop provocateur Lady Gaga — lends extra meaning to the film. Alissa Wilkinson, Vox, "Lady Gaga and Bradley Cooper shine in the newest version of A Star Is Born," 14 Sep. 2018 Neubauer died in 2008, and, according to Wright, remained unapologetic for his role in shaping the boys’ lives, and the lives of at least 10 other kids. refinery29.com, "The Extremely Dark Side To The Buzzy Documentary Three Identical Strangers," 28 June 2018 Dyson himself is absolutely unapologetic about the price point. Cheryl Wischhover, Vox, "Dyson’s new $500 golden hair dryer, explained," 29 Aug. 2018 And just like the 24-year-old drag star’s fierce confidence and unapologetic attitude, this makeup play-by-play is not for the faint of heart. Lauren Valenti, Vogue, "Watch Brazilian Pop Star Pabllo Vittar Do Her Spectacular 15-Minute Drag Transformation," 27 Nov. 2018 Cher and Parton have also been open and unapologetic about their plastic surgery. Cheryl Wischhover, Vox, "The problem with Bradley Cooper asking Lady Gaga to go makeup-free in A Star Is Born," 9 Oct. 2018 Scott is a designer who is passionate about having fun with fashion in the most blatant, humorous, and unapologetic sense of the term. Brooke Bobb, Vogue, "Jeremy Scott Had Cardi B and Caitlyn Jenner in the Front Row, But His T-Shirt Is What We Really Need to Pay Attention To," 7 Sep. 2018 Contemporary, stylish, at the top of art and fashion, emotional, funny, sarcastic and unapologetic. Yerin Kim, Seventeen, "How "Crazy Rich Asians" Is Making History as a Romantic Comedy," 9 Aug. 2018 In the Republican race for U.S. Senate, Leah Vukmir is running as an unabashed, unapologetic conservative. Bill Glauber, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, "Wisconsin U.S. Senate candidate Leah Vukmir is running on her staunch conservative record," 11 June 2018

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First Known Use of unapologetic

1834, in the meaning defined above

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English Language Learners Definition of unapologetic

: not feeling or showing regret or shame : not apologetic

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