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 Badin would fall in a 21-14 thriller to Chardon in the only state championship game between two undefeated teams. Shelby Dermer, The Enquirer, 23 June 2022 The Beavers beat the Cal Bears 3-1 in the late-night game of the winners’ bracket, joining the Stanford Cardinal as the only undefeated teams remaining in the inaugural tournament at Scottsdale Stadium. Joe Freeman, oregonlive, 27 May 2022 Rowdy fans packed the stands during Coan’s junior season for a game between Sayville and East Islip — a meeting between a pair of undefeated teams coming off division championship seasons. Matthew Vantryon, The Indianapolis Star, 17 May 2022 On Saturday, the Bandits and Gamblers square off at 3 p.m. CDT and the Stallions and Breakers meet in a matchup of the league’s undefeated teams at 7 p.m. FOX will televise both games. Mark Inabinett | Minabinett@al.com, al, 24 Apr. 2022 Entering Wednesday’s game, the Gladiators and Mustangs were two of three undefeated teams in Howard County play along with Centennial. Jacob Steinberg, Baltimore Sun, 20 Apr. 2022 The Mountain West is sending a replacement opponent to Viejas: 11-0 Colorado State, ranked 20th in the Associated Press media poll and one of three remaining undefeated teams in Division I. Mark Zeigler, San Diego Union-Tribune, 5 Jan. 2022 No matter how many times Olympia built a double-digit lead in Friday’s early-season matchup of undefeated boys basketball teams, Apopka just wouldn’t go away. Steve Gorches, orlandosentinel.com, 11 Dec. 2021 In Saturday’s matchup of undefeated teams, Dunbar brings a wealth of state tournament experience, while South Carroll is looking for a historic breakthrough. Glenn Graham, baltimoresun.com, 1 Dec. 2021 See More

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First Known Use of undefeated

circa 1775, in the meaning defined above

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29 Jun 2022

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“Undefeated.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/undefeated. Accessed 3 Jul. 2022.

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un·​de·​feat·​ed | \ ˌən-di-ˈfē-təd \

Kids Definition of undefeated

: having no losses

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