un·​dis·​put·​ed | \ ˌən-di-ˈspyü-təd How to pronounce undisputed (audio) \

Definition of undisputed

: not questioned or disputed an undisputed theory the undisputed king

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Rutschman was the undisputed top pick, and the only really question is how quickly can the Orioles get him to the majors. Jon Meoli, baltimoresun.com, "Orioles' productive first day of MLB draft shows club drafted its most dire need: talent," 4 June 2019 China emerged as the undisputed leader, leaving customers worried. Timothy Puko, WSJ, "Prized ‘Rare Earth’ Minerals Feel Scorch of Tariffs," 29 Nov. 2018 When an email from the undisputed king of cashmere arrives in your in-box in the middle of a bleak January day with an invitation to St. Barth’s for its annual Bucket Regatta, there’s really only one way to RSVP. Hayley Bloomingdale, Vogue, "Inside the Yacht-Filled St. Barth’s Holiday That Was All Over Instagram This Weekend," 28 Mar. 2019 The undisputed facts of the case are that Jones, the downstairs neighbor, pointed officers to the second floor. Dan Hinkel, chicagotribune.com, "Chicago cop Robert Rialmo takes stand at civil trial over his fatal shooting of 2," 19 June 2018 Meg Ryan, the undisputed queen of romantic comedies, is taking her signature Hollywood marker to the next level: by developing her own. Christian Allaire, Vogue, "Meg Ryan, Queen of Rom-Coms, Is Working on Her Own," 15 Feb. 2019 Aretha Franklin was a powerhouse—a musical legend, and the undisputed Queen of Soul. Bridget Hallinan, Condé Nast Traveler, "D.C.'s National Portrait Gallery Is Honoring Aretha Franklin With This Poster," 17 Aug. 2018 Even so, Egyptian dance still has one undisputed queen — a dancer who by wide agreement stands above them all. Declan Walsh, New York Times, "Foreign Belly Dancers? Egyptians Shake Their Heads (and Hips)," 8 July 2018 Clemson is the undisputed class of the league heading into September. 1. Paul Myerberg, USA TODAY, "ACC power rankings: Clemson leads the way," 25 June 2018

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First Known Use of undisputed

circa 1627, in the meaning defined above

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English Language Learners Definition of undisputed

: definitely true : not doubted or questioned
: accepted by everyone


un·​dis·​put·​ed | \ ˌən-di-ˈspyüt-əd\

Kids Definition of undisputed

: not disputed : unquestionable the undisputed leader

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