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

Examples of undisputed in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web But even among the world-class IPAs, the incredible ice cream, and innovative entrepreneurs, one culinary experience remains the undisputed king of the region: Willows Inn, on Lummi Island. Fortune, "Don’t Miss This Off-the-Radar Foodie Oasis on the Canadian Border," 15 Sep. 2019 But Fury, considered the lineal heavyweight champion after beating undisputed champion Wladimir Klitchko in 2015, was his usual jovial self Tuesday. Steve Almasy, CNN, "Tyson Fury takes on unbeaten Otto Wallin in Las Vegas," 14 Sep. 2019 Corcoran is the undisputed political champion of school choice expansion in Florida, to the detriment of public education, and his affinity for charter schools is well known. Sun Sentinel Editorial Board, sun-sentinel.com, "Education Commissioner Corcoran’s selective accountability on school safety is wrong and dangerous | Editorial," 31 Aug. 2019 Formula One, on the other hand, the most sophisticated motor racing series in the world, remains the undisputed champion of spying scandals. Joshua Robinson, WSJ, "On His Manager’s Secret Service: Espionage Comes to English Soccer," 15 Jan. 2019 Now 55 years old and mostly retired from racing, Carpenter is the undisputed king of Pikes Peak, having won the marathon 12 times and the ascent-only race six times since his debut in 1987. Martin Fritz Huber, Outside Online, "Will Kilian Jornet Break Running’s Toughest Record?," 23 Aug. 2019 He's opened hundreds of restaurants, but this one represented a milestone for Texas' undisputed franchise king. Dallas News, "Dallas' franchise king Guillermo Perales just opened his 1,000th store – and he's not done growing yet," 1 Aug. 2019 But in South Texas, the company remains the undisputed grocery king, claiming a market share of 60 percent, according to the Shelby Report, an industry publication. Madison Iszler, ExpressNews.com, "Here’s why H-E-B is the grocery king of South Texas," 14 June 2019 Cabernet Sauvignon is the undisputed top-selling red wine varietal in the United States, but the second-most-popular choice is far less specific. Rachel King, Fortune, "Red Blends Are More Popular Than Ever With U.S. Wine Drinkers," 7 Sep. 2019

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First Known Use of undisputed

circa 1627, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of undisputed was circa 1627

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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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