undaunted

adjective un·daunt·ed \ ˌən-ˈdȯn-təd , -ˈdän- \
|Updated on: 27 Jun 2018

Definition of undaunted

: courageously resolute especially in the face of danger or difficulty : not discouraged

undauntedly

adverb

Examples of undaunted in a Sentence

  1. The firefighters were undaunted by the dangerous conditions they faced.

  2. Undaunted, they continued on their journey.

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First Known Use of undaunted

15th century

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UNDAUNTED Defined for English Language Learners

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Definition of undaunted for English Language Learners

  • : not afraid to continue doing something or trying to do something even though there are problems, dangers, etc.


UNDAUNTED Defined for Kids

undaunted

adjective un·daunt·ed \ ˌən-ˈdȯn-təd \

Definition of undaunted for Students

: not discouraged or afraid to continue She was undaunted despite setbacks.


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