un·​changed | \ ˌən-ˈchānjd How to pronounce unchanged (audio) \

Definition of unchanged

: not changed : unaltered Her plans remain essentially unchanged.

Examples of unchanged in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Similar research by the Federal Reserve that year, which assumed the debt limit remained unchanged for several weeks, estimated that the stock market would take a 30% hit, while the US dollar would drop 10%. John Detrixhe, Quartz, 29 Sep. 2021 Gradually, Fedya gained strength and began to grow, but his face remained unchanged. People Staff, PEOPLE.com, 28 Sep. 2021 What’s remained unchanged is the kitchen’s imaginative spins on savory small plates – the popular pickled hen’s eggs are musts – and extensive raw bar offerings. Katie Chang, Forbes, 26 Sep. 2021 Vaccination against the coronavirus was required for entrance but much of the world’s largest leather and fetish festival remained unchanged this year. Sarah Ravani, San Francisco Chronicle, 26 Sep. 2021 Heather’s hospital; the nurses from the pediatrician’s office; and the nurses from my primary-care physician’s office, who were conducting some sort of study and wanted daily updates on my condition, which remained basically unchanged. The New Yorker, 23 Sep. 2021 The leftist New Democrats were leading or elected in 27, a gain of three seats, while the Bloc Québécois remained unchanged with 32 seats and the Greens were down to two. Rob Gillies, ajc, 22 Sep. 2021 Kirchner is likely not to be completely satisfied by the changes because the two key jobs in charge of setting the economic path, the economy and production ministers, remained unchanged, Romero added. Jorgelina Do Rosario, Bloomberg.com, 18 Sep. 2021 The script remained unchanged in the second half as Sarkisian made few adjustments, and none big enough to warrant a sudden surge. Nick Moyle, San Antonio Express-News, 11 Sep. 2021

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First Known Use of unchanged

14th century, in the meaning defined above

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“Unchanged.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/unchanged. Accessed 17 Oct. 2021.

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English Language Learners Definition of unchanged

: not changed


un·​changed | \ ˌən-ˈchānjd \

Kids Definition of unchanged

: not changed Our plans remained unchanged.

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