un·​as·​sist·​ed | \ ˌən-ə-ˈsi-stəd How to pronounce unassisted (audio) \

Definition of unassisted

1 : not assisted : lacking help
2 : made or performed without an assist an unassisted double play

Examples of unassisted in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Jarrett Bromwell responded with an unassisted goal to start the scoring for Salisbury (17-1) at the 8:46 mark of the first. Baltimore Sun Staff, baltimoresun.com, 23 May 2021 Kane gave the hosts a 1-0 lead at 3:20 of the first on an unassisted goal. Ross Mckeon, San Francisco Chronicle, 3 May 2021 The Ducks tied it with an unassisted goal by Getzlaf at 6:17. Warren Mayes, Star Tribune, 3 May 2021 Josh Kasevich drew a walk off Jake Mulholland, who finally got OSU out of the inning by getting Sam Novitske to ground into an unassisted 5-3 double play. oregonlive, 9 Apr. 2021 After Mikko Rantanen tied it at 5:38 on a faceoff play, Hertl scored unassisted at 1:57 of the second. Ross Mckeon, San Francisco Chronicle, 3 May 2021 Jared Davidson scored an unassisted goal with 1:52 left in regulation, giving the Seattle Thunderbirds a 5-4 win over the Portland Winterhawks at the ShoWare Center in Kent, Washington. Dylan Bumbarger, oregonlive, 2 May 2021 Josi tied it with an unassisted goal following Nashville's successful penalty kill. Bob Sutton, Star Tribune, 17 Apr. 2021 Caitlyn Durchanek scored unassisted four minutes in and Maddy Sterling added a free position goal just 30 seconds later for a 2-0 John Carroll lead. Randy Mcroberts, baltimoresun.com, 19 Mar. 2021

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First Known Use of unassisted

1607, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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“Unassisted.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/unassisted. Accessed 19 Jun. 2021.

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English Language Learners Definition of unassisted

: without help or assistance
sports : done without help from another player

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