unbowed

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adjective un·bowed \ˌən-ˈbau̇d\

Definition of unbowed

  1. 1 :  not bowed down

  2. 2 :  not subdued bloodied but unbowed

Examples of unbowed in a Sentence

  1. He was unbowed by failure.

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First Known Use of unbowed

14th century


UNBOWED Defined for English Language Learners

unbowed

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Definition of unbowed for English Language Learners

  • : not defeated or willing to admit defeat

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