un·​apol·​o·​get·​ic | \ ˌən-ə-ˌpä-lə-ˈje-tik How to pronounce unapologetic (audio) \

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 How to pronounce unapologetic (audio) \ adverb

Examples of unapologetic in a Sentence

She was unapologetic about her remarks.
Recent Examples on the Web Specifically, George's unapologetic way of being true to himself. Ruth Kinane, EW.com, "Sadly, Keanu Reeves isn't involved in Boy George biopic despite singer's tease," 21 Apr. 2021 Specifically, George’s unapologetic way of being true to himself. Christi Carras, Los Angeles Times, "Who should play Boy George in upcoming biopic? The singer wants to be ‘impressed’," 20 Apr. 2021 Since just the age of 16, Teyana Taylor has been a fixture of our televisions and timelines, adored for her unapologetic attitude and edgy sense of style. Blake Newby, Essence, "Teyana Taylor Talks Olay, Black Women In Production And Junie's Love For Makeup," 6 Apr. 2021 Biden on Wednesday was unapologetic about the scope of his proposal, saying the money was needed to finance projects beyond just roads and bridges. BostonGlobe.com, "Biden says he’s open to compromise with Republicans on $2 trillion infrastructure plan," 7 Apr. 2021 The exception among the four candidates, as is often the case, is state Sen. Amanda Chase, who has been unapologetic in her support of Trump. Matthew Barakat, Star Tribune, "'Election integrity' becomes key buzzword in VA GOP race," 1 Apr. 2021 There’s a lot of power in being unapologetic about calling something an opera and taking up space in the opera world, which is traditionally and historically built for people who don’t look like me, and don’t have stories like my personal story. New York Times, "Drag Star Sasha Velour Lip-Syncs for Her Operatic Life," 29 Mar. 2021 But Republican Leader Mitch McConnell, who was also present at Wednesday hearing, has been unapologetic about his opposition to the bill. Allison Pecorin, ABC News, "Senate Democrats move forward with voting rights bill despite Republican opposition," 24 Mar. 2021 Ultimately, Birthright is a candid and unapologetic celebration of Black-birthing joy, but Seals Allers says that upcoming episodes will expand to examine the healing journeys of people who’ve had less than positive birth experiences. Patia Braithwaite, SELF, "There Are Joyful Black Birth Stories—This New Podcast Is Highlighting Them," 26 Mar. 2021

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First Known Use of unapologetic

1834, in the meaning defined above

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“Unapologetic.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/unapologetic. Accessed 8 May. 2021.

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English Language Learners Definition of unapologetic

: not feeling or showing regret or shame : not apologetic

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