un·​dimmed | \ ˌən-ˈdimd How to pronounce undimmed (audio) \

Definition of undimmed

: not made dim or dimmer : not dimmed undimmed enthusiasm … the bossed silver is undimmed by handling …— George Eliot

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Recent Examples on the Web Despite this setback, Tudor's entrepreneurial spirit was said to be undimmed. Tulasi Srinivas, CNN, "The 'clink clink" of your New Year's Eve toast has an icy backstory," 31 Dec. 2020 Despite this setback, Tudor’s entrepreneurial spirit was said to be undimmed. Tulasi Srinivas, The Conversation, "The icy backstory to that ‘clink clink’ you’ll hear when raising a toast to the end of 2020," 23 Dec. 2020 There is, for one, the undimmed resonance of Wilson’s insights into the challenges and contradictions of African American identity. Tribune News Service, cleveland, "In ‘Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom,’ Chadwick Boseman gives his final and finest performance (review)," 25 Nov. 2020 At 86, the actress’s beauty—and smarts—remain undimmed. Laird Borrelli-persson, Vogue, "A Vogue Valentine to Sophia Loren, Star of The Life Ahead, Her 98th Film," 6 Nov. 2020 His energy for soccer is undimmed because he is not defined by it. Rory Smith, New York Times, "Carlo Ancelotti Would Like to Talk About Crosby," 16 Oct. 2020 Meanwhile, Bolsonaro's admiration for Trump remains undimmed. Mariana Simoes And Kim Hjelmgaard, USA TODAY, "Brazil's Jair Bolsonaro followed Trump’s coronavirus blueprint. Now its cases are surging," 10 June 2020 Even more imperturbable was Charlie Watts, his steady, impeccable drive still undimmed after all these years. Marc Hirsh, BostonGlobe.com, "At Gillette, there’s no stopping the Rolling Stones," 8 July 2019 In recent weeks Stehlik had been in home hospice, his speaking voice radically diminished but his interests and intellect undimmed. Born in Czechoslovakia, Stehlik relocated to Chicago in the early 1960s. Michael Phillips, chicagotribune.com, "Milos Stehlik, longtime force and eloquent voice in Chicago and international film, dies at 70," 7 July 2019

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1723, in the meaning defined above

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“Undimmed.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/undimmed. Accessed 16 Jan. 2021.

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