un·​de·​feat·​ed | \ ˌən-di-ˈfē-təd How to pronounce undefeated (audio) , -dē- \

Definition of undefeated

: not defeated : not having suffered a defeat an undefeated team/player : not including any losses or defeats an undefeated season a team with an undefeated record

Examples of undefeated in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web That last victory came in the Big Ten championship game, where Dobbins’ 172 yards helped the Buckeyes cap an undefeated regular season and earn a return to the College Football Playoff. Nathan Baird, cleveland, "Ohio State football’s J.K. Dobbins declares for NFL Draft after record-breaking season," 30 Dec. 2019 During an undefeated 2019 season, the Stars outscored opponents 519-118. Beth Bragg, Anchorage Daily News, "Top Alaska sports stories of the decade: The countdown begins," 26 Dec. 2019 Wohler, also The Associated Press state player of the year, helped the Warriors to consecutive undefeated seasons and Division 1 state championships. Curt Hogg, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, "Four-star Muskego safety Hunter Wohler commits to Wisconsin," 23 Dec. 2019 The Vikings are 6-0 there this season and looking for their first undefeated home season since 2009. Chris Tomasson, Twin Cities, "Vikings look to continue winning ways over Packers at U.S. Bank Stadium," 22 Dec. 2019 High School soccer team had just lost to another team after an undefeated season on Nov. 2 when their coach, Blake White, decided to bring the players to the restaurant, known for women dressed in tight and revealing clothing. Fox News, "New York soccer coach under fire for taking team to Hooters after losing game," 16 Dec. 2019 Dominique Yates, Louisville Courier Journal Louisville's undefeated season went off the rails Tuesday in New York, but the Cardinals can get back on track this weekend at the Yum Center. Lucas Aulbach, The Courier-Journal, "How to watch Louisville basketball vs. Eastern Kentucky – and what to watch for," 13 Dec. 2019 Palm Beach Lakes coach Al Shipman was named the Sam Budnyk High School Coach of the Year after leading the Rams to an undefeated regular season and a a regional quarterfinal playoff victory. Alex Kushel, sun-sentinel.com, "Jupiter QB Mosley, Lakes coach Shipman among honorees at Groza Awards," 9 Dec. 2019 Smith won his second straight state championship with another undefeated season last year. Tim Schwartz, baltimoresun.com, "2019-20 Baltimore-area high school wrestlers to watch," 7 Dec. 2019

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First Known Use of undefeated

circa 1775, in the meaning defined above

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“Undefeated.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/undefeated. Accessed 21 January 2020.

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English Language Learners Definition of undefeated

: not having or including any losses or defeats


un·​de·​feat·​ed | \ ˌən-di-ˈfē-təd \

Kids Definition of undefeated

: having no losses

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