un·​beat·​en | \ ˌən-ˈbē-tᵊn How to pronounce unbeaten (audio) \

Definition of unbeaten

1 : not pounded or beaten : not whipped
2 : not traversed : untrodden
3 : not defeated

Examples of unbeaten in a Sentence

The team is unbeaten so far this season. He remains unbeaten in his career.
Recent Examples on the Web The football five, who combined for 17 points Saturday, helped the football team cruise to an unbeaten finish with a 41-0 win over Bartlett in the Oct. 23 Anchorage School District championship game. Matt Nevala, Anchorage Daily News, "East Anchorage caps an undefeated season by winning its 17th boys basketball championship," 28 Mar. 2021 East Boston 32, O’Bryant 6 — Senior Aamir Johnson ran for 200-plus yards in the first half, scoring on runs of 37 and 65 yards, to power the unbeaten Jets (3-0) to the Boston City League North matchup. BostonGlobe.com, "Kevin Hughes, Apponequet hit the ground running in season-opening victory," 26 Mar. 2021 The United States men’s national team continued its hot scoring streak with a 4-1 win in a friendly against Jamaica on Thursday, improving to six straight unbeaten games during the last year. Julia Poe, orlandosentinel.com, "USMNT beats Jamaica, Daryl Dike sidelined during friendly match," 25 Mar. 2021 Roc Riggio hit a home run for the fifth consecutive game and Charlie Saum and Josh Melnick added home runs for the unbeaten Lancers (5-0). Eric Sondheimer Columnist, Los Angeles Times, "Roundup: Sherman Oaks Notre Dame defeats its third Trinity League baseball team," 25 Mar. 2021 San Antonio is 3-0-2 in home openers in team history and posted an unbeaten 7-0-1 mark in regular-season home matches last year. Greg Luca, San Antonio Express-News, "San Antonio FC to allow about 3,200 fans at home matches," 25 Mar. 2021 Top-seeded and unbeaten East Hampton won, 40-33, and will play Morgan, a 50-37 winner over Cromwell in the other semifinal, on Friday at 5 p.m. at East Hampton High. Lori Riley, courant.com, "East Hampton beats Lyme-Old Lyme in Shoreline Conference tournament semifinal, needs one more to finish season undefeated," 24 Mar. 2021 The Bulldogs, who improved to 28-0, are trying to become the first unbeaten men’s champion since Indiana in 1976. New York Times, "As Brackets Get Busted, Low Seeds Enjoy N.C.A.A. Tournament Attention," 22 Mar. 2021 The Bulldogs are also the overall No. 1 seed, looking to become the first unbeaten men’s team since Indiana in 1976. Nancy Armour, USA TODAY, "Opinion: Gonzaga maintains 'little team that could' attitude even as its success grows," 22 Mar. 2021

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First Known Use of unbeaten

13th century, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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“Unbeaten.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/unbeaten. Accessed 10 Apr. 2021.

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English Language Learners Definition of unbeaten

: not defeated : not beaten

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