un·doubt·ed | \ˌən-ˈdau̇-təd \

Definition of undoubted 

: not doubted : genuine, undisputed the undoubted truth an undoubted friend

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undoubtedly adverb

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One of the undoubted legends of the game, Beckenbauer stood out as a great in what was a generation of great players. SI.com, "World Cup Countdown: 11 Weeks to Go - The Crowning of 'Der Kaiser', Franz Beckenbauer," 9 Apr. 2018 When Carlo Ancelotti was appointed as Napoli head coach, it was seen as an undoubted master stroke from residing president Aurelio De Laurentiis, and rightly so. SI.com, "Why Carlo Ancelotti Could Have a Tough Time Replacing Maurizio Sarri at Napoli," 1 June 2018 While Burzell's bright future on the baseball diamond is undoubted, there is no denying his passion for the game of basketball. Josh Criswell, latimes.com, "Daily Pilot Boys’ Basketball Dream Team: Blake Burzell grew, made history at Laguna Beach," 10 May 2018 Sibylla, the book’s narrator, is an American single mother living in London, a woman of undoubted brilliance and eccentricity who is trying to raise her prodigiously clever son, Ludo. James Wood, The New Yorker, "Helen DeWitt Has Your Number," 27 Oct. 2017 That reflects the undoubted potential of the Kroger deal. Fortune, "Grocery Delivery Wars: Kroger Is Fending Off Amazon's Whole Foods With a New Service of Its Own," 17 May 2018 Despite the technology’s undoubted promise, the Arizona crash has provided a wake-up call for Chinese developers, said Qian Xu, China director for management consultancy AlixPartners. Trefor Moss, WSJ, "China Auto Exec on Self-Driving Cars: ‘You Can’t Just Put Some Sensors on Top’," 29 Mar. 2018 Despite his undoubted intelligence, Hawking was modest about his gifts. Shane Croucher, Newsweek, "Stephen Hawking IQ: Physicist Called People Who Boast About Score 'Losers'," 14 Mar. 2018 Wu, as chairman and chief executive officer, was the undoubted No. 1. Bloomberg.com, "Trump: Will Be Putting in a Lot More Circuit Judges," 23 Feb. 2018

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First Known Use of undoubted

15th century, in the meaning defined above

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English Language Learners Definition of undoubted

: definitely true or existing : not doubted


un·doubt·ed | \ˌən-ˈdau̇-təd \

Kids Definition of undoubted

: definitely true or existing : not doubted undoubted proof of guilt

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