un·​di·​min·​ished | \ ˌən-də-ˈmi-nisht How to pronounce undiminished (audio) \

Definition of undiminished

: not made less, smaller, or weaker : not diminished working with undiminished enthusiasm/energy

Examples of undiminished in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Your spirit remains undiminished by exposure to some of life’s realities, but not everyone shares your generosity. Tribune Content Agency, oregonlive, "Horoscope for Oct. 11, 2020: Aries, think before you act; Scorpio, set ambitions aside for now," 11 Oct. 2020 Barrow followed sports in general, and running in particular, with undiminished enthusiasm throughout his life. Paul Davies, Scientific American, "In Memoriam: John D. Barrow," 10 Oct. 2020 Approaching paintings in terms of impact, these latest portrayals attest to Mr. Hockney’s undiminished ambition for the medium so central to his achievement. Roberta Smith, New York Times, "David Hockney: A Life in Drawing," 1 Oct. 2020 The album also reveals misgivings, recriminations and regrets alongside Keys' undiminished musicality. Star Tribune, "On new album, Alicia Keys offers a message of uplift tinged with regret," 24 Sep. 2020 After three weeks of protests against police violence, the energy of the demonstrations remains undiminished. The New Republic, "The Political Power of Protests," 17 June 2020 Our desire to board a plane or enjoy a Broadway show remains undiminished. Jeffrey C. Friedman, WSJ, "Buildings Beef Up Security in the Coronavirus Age," 27 May 2020 Trump’s soapbox remains undiminished; howls of anti-conservative discrimination draw new sustenance; and many of Trump’s critics say Twitter didn’t go far enough. Gilad Edelman, Wired, "Twitter Finally Fact Checked Trump. It's a Bit of a Mess," 27 May 2020 The malice and ineptitude of the White House’s response to the crisis remains undiminished. Osita Nwanevu, The New Republic, "The Election Will Not Be Judgment Day," 12 May 2020

These example sentences are selected automatically from various online news sources to reflect current usage of the word 'undiminished.' Views expressed in the examples do not represent the opinion of Merriam-Webster or its editors. Send us feedback.

See More

First Known Use of undiminished

1587, in the meaning defined above

Keep scrolling for more

Learn More about undiminished

Time Traveler for undiminished

Time Traveler

The first known use of undiminished was in 1587

See more words from the same year

Statistics for undiminished

Cite this Entry

“Undiminished.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/undiminished. Accessed 18 Apr. 2021.

Style: MLA
MLACheck Mark Icon ChicagoCheck Mark Icon APACheck Mark Icon Merriam-WebsterCheck Mark Icon

Keep scrolling for more

More Definitions for undiminished



English Language Learners Definition of undiminished

: not less, smaller, or weaker

More from Merriam-Webster on undiminished

Thesaurus: All synonyms and antonyms for undiminished

Nglish: Translation of undiminished for Spanish Speakers

Comments on undiminished

What made you want to look up undiminished? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).


Test Your Vocabulary

The Exceptions Quiz III

  • one green toy robot amidst many red toy robots
  • Which of these words does not mean "nonsense"?
Spell It

Can you spell these 10 commonly misspelled words?


Anagram puzzles meet word search.

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!