unbeloved

adjective
un·​be·​loved | \ ˌən-bi-ˈləvd How to pronounce unbeloved (audio) , -ˈlə-vəd, -bē- \

Definition of unbeloved

: not dearly loved … the woodchuck, an unbeloved, homely, solitary and peaceable creature …— Pete Bodo unbeloved, he was not even … much admired.— Scott Raab

Examples of unbeloved in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Now holding the vice presidency, Harris remains impressively unbeloved. Charles C. W. Cooke, National Review, 19 May 2021

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First Known Use of unbeloved

1596, in the meaning defined above

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“Unbeloved.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/unbeloved. Accessed 1 Aug. 2021.

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