unbeaten

adjective
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 Beavers are one of five unbeaten teams in Division I. Three are from the Pac-12 in OSU, Arizona and UCLA. oregonlive, "No. 3 Oregon State Beavers women’s basketball leads Colorado Buffaloes 40-30 at halftime: Live updates," 5 Jan. 2020 The Argonauts enter the championship game having won three straight on the road over previously unbeaten teams, avenging its regular-season loss to Valdosta State with a 38-35 playoff victory Nov. 30, then beating Lenoir-Rhyne before doubling up No. Creg Stephenson | Cstephenson@al.com, al, "Alabamians Trent Archie, Rodney Coates hope to lead West Florida to D2 title," 20 Dec. 2019 The ’17 class provides the backbone for this unbeaten team. Doug Lesmerises, cleveland, "Ohio State football’s offense (the best in Big Ten history) is changing the Michigan game and the conference," 6 Dec. 2019 Apopka returns to Roger Williams Field after winning decisively on the road the past two weeks against previously unbeaten teams. J.c. Carnahan, orlandosentinel.com, "Apopka football returns home for first state semifinal game since 2014," 25 Nov. 2019 The unbeaten Paradise High School football team will have to play its next postseason game without a half-dozen players who were suspended Tuesday by the Northern Section for their participation in an on-field altercation in last week’s game. Michael Lerseth, SFChronicle.com, "Six Paradise football players suspended for next playoff game," 19 Nov. 2019 With two weeks left in the regular season and championship weekend still to come, the AP Top 25 features 16 teams that have lost one game or fewer, including three unbeaten teams, and only five with three losses. Ralphy D. Russo, chicagotribune.com, "AP Top 25 Reality Check: Separation at top around country," 18 Nov. 2019 The Board of Regents in a special meeting Thursday unanimously approved hefty raises for the coaches of the University of Minnesota’s unbeaten football team. Josh Verges, Twin Cities, "UMN regents approve seven-year, $33M deal for Gophers coach P.J. Fleck," 14 Nov. 2019 The reigning Super Bowl champions, who were 8-0 heading into this weekend, suffered their first competitive defeat since December 2018, leaving just one unbeaten team -- the 49ers -- in the NFL. Ben Morse, CNN, "New England Patriots lose first game of the season, Miami Dolphins win first," 4 Nov. 2019

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First Known Use of unbeaten

13th century, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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“Unbeaten.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/unbeaten. Accessed 18 January 2020.

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unbeaten

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English Language Learners Definition of unbeaten

: not defeated : not beaten

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