un·beat·en | \ˌən-ˈbē-tᵊn \

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.

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Varsity South River hires Hall as boys basketball coach After leading the Annapolis junior varsity boys basketball team to an unbeaten season and a county championship last year, Darren Hall has been hired to coach the South River varsity. baltimoresun.com, "Digest (June 29): McDonogh, UMBC alumnus Kansaye joining Loyola Maryland men's soccer coaching staff," 29 June 2018 Beer, a senior left-hander headed to UC Santa Barbara, always was going to be the pitcher No. 1-ranked Arcadia needed to fear most in its bid for an unbeaten regular season. Eric Sondheimer, latimes.com, "Arcadia Apaches’ perfect season broken up by the Crescenta Valley Falcons," 9 May 2018 But if Central Florida can call itself national champions after the lone unbeaten season in college football, then Beilein and Michigan can claim the 2013 title. Nancy Armour, USA TODAY, "Final Four: John Beilein chases his first* title ... or will it be his second?," 1 Apr. 2018 The win extends Houston’s home unbeaten streak to eight straight across all competitions. Glynn A. Hill, Houston Chronicle, "Dynamo roll to shutout of Minnesota United," 8 July 2018 The Louisville City victory also ended Nashville's 11-match unbeaten streak. Danielle Lerner, The Courier-Journal, "Louisville City FC beats Nashville, advances to US Open Cup quarterfinal," 20 June 2018 Aiding that task is a roster more than gifted enough to make another unbeaten run through American play. Paul Myerberg, USA TODAY, "Clemson, not Alabama, is the safest bet to win a conference title in 2018," 19 June 2018 Fun stuff: The Flyers’ win over the Oilers that night stretched their unbeaten streak to 13. Ed Barkowitz, Philly.com, "From Eagles-Cowboys to Ali-Frazier, a quick sampling of Philadelphia sports' first meetings," 12 June 2018 In Friday's semifinals, South dethroned two-time defending champion Dimond — ending Dimond's 56-game unbeaten streak in the process — and Wasilla beat West on penalty kicks to make it to the title match for the first time in program history. Chris Lawrence, Anchorage Daily News, "South girls back on top of state soccer thanks to three straight shutouts," 27 May 2018

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First Known Use of unbeaten

13th century, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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: not defeated : not beaten

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