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

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Recent Examples on the Web It was snapped and released by an uncredited White House photographer. Michelle Ruiz, Vogue, "4 Art Experts Analyze That Historic Nancy Pelosi vs. Donald Trump Photo," 18 Oct. 2019 Moore and Willis have starred in three films together: 1991’s Mortal Thoughts, 1996’s Beavis and Butt-Head Do America and 2003’s Charlie’s Angels: Full Throttle in which Willis appeared in an uncredited role. Alexia Fernandez, PEOPLE.com, "Demi Moore Hilariously Jokes About the One Male Costar Who Didn't Deserve More Money than Her," 24 Oct. 2019 But unlike that Revolver track, this one is written by Ringo himself, with an uncredited assist from Harrison. Joe Lynch, Billboard, "The Beatles' Abbey Road Turns 50: Classic Track-By-Track Review," 26 Sep. 2019 Many of the black performers on hillbilly records went uncredited or were even scrubbed from marketing images in favor of white stand-ins. Andrew R. Chow, Time, "Black Artists Built Country Music—And Then It Left Them Behind," 11 Sep. 2019 The show, whose title refers to the molecular biologist who discovered the double helix structure of DNA, will feature writers and performers who will discuss some of the others whose contributions to science have largely gone uncredited. New York Times, "The Underground Science Festival Has New Faces to Introduce to You," 31 May 2018 Much of the design collateral in Parks goes uncredited because most of the designers are unknown, but the book pays special attention to Massimo Vignelli’s 1977 redesign, which united all of the parks under a single, consistent visual system. Liz Stinson, Curbed, "Love national parks? You’re going to want this new book," 19 Aug. 2019 Ryan Reynolds makes an uncredited cameo in the film as a CIA agent who is a very big fan of Johnson’s character Imitation is the sincerest form of flattery. Maria Pasquini, PEOPLE.com, "Dwayne Johnson & Ryan Reynolds Show Off Matching Tattoos in Behind-the-Scenes Hobbs & Shaw Photo," 10 Aug. 2019 Bragg also served as a voice for RFD-TV and occasionally turned up in movies, playing an uncredited cameraman in Semi-Tough, a 1977 movie about professional football with Burt Reynolds, Kris Kristofferson and Jill Clayburgh. Loyd Brumfield, Dallas News, "Bill Bragg, one of the deep voices who said 'Howdy, folks' as Big Tex, dies at 72," 29 June 2019

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First Known Use of uncredited

1586, in the meaning defined above

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“Uncredited.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/uncredited?pronunciation&lang=en_us&dir=u&file=uncredited_1. Accessed 29 Jan. 2020.

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English Language Learners Definition of uncredited

: not named or listed as one of the people who created or performed in something (such as a movie)

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