uncredited

adjective
un·​cred·​it·​ed | \ ˌən-ˈkre-di-təd How to pronounce uncredited (audio) \

Definition of uncredited

: not credited especially : not given credit, recognition, or acknowledgement a negotiator whose contributions have gone uncredited : not named or acknowledged in the list of people contributing to a performance (as in a film) an uncredited actor an uncredited appearance

Examples of uncredited in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Cameos, uncredited roles, and production credits without acting roles were not considered. cleveland, 21 May 2022 The Twitter hubbub over uncredited scholars is a sideshow. Amy Wilentz, The New Republic, 25 May 2022 So how did Timberlake end up in the key (albeit uncredited) role? Ashley Leestaff Writer, Los Angeles Times, 11 May 2022 Kevin Odegard was the Minnesota picker who got drafter to play guitar on the five tracks culled from the latter sessions, although those musicians famously went uncredited on the album artwork for decades. Chris Willman, Variety, 10 May 2022 However, that innovation often goes uncredited, alongside enormous amounts of cultural theft and appropriation at the hands of the beauty industry. Talia Smith, Allure, 28 Apr. 2022 Persoff eventually retired from acting in 1999, but had an uncredited role as a rabbi in 2003's Angels in America miniseries. Greta Bjornson, PEOPLE.com, 7 Apr. 2022 Adjei and Boyd said the goal is to curb the problem of uncredited Black work. NBC News, 7 Mar. 2022 In the case of Flowers, all her appearances were uncredited, while Bond has five that didn’t bear his name. Clayton Davis, Variety, 26 Jan. 2022 See More

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First Known Use of uncredited

1586, in the meaning defined above

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15 Jun 2022

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“Uncredited.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/uncredited. Accessed 29 Jun. 2022.

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