un·​ex·​cit·​ed | \ ˌən-ik-ˈsī-təd How to pronounce unexcited (audio) \

Definition of unexcited

: not excited: such as
a : marked by a lack of excitement : calm an unexcited response an unexcited voice/manner The point is to remain unexcited, to run at a steady pace.— Anthony Giardina
b : not affected by outward stimuli unexcited atoms

Other Words from unexcited

unexcitedly adverb

Examples of unexcited in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web But all of it is a feast for the eyes—eyes weary of my home surroundings, but also generally unexcited by the design offerings of pandemic Instagram. Alexandra Lange, The New Yorker, 22 Feb. 2022 With Couch Guy, his crime was seeming unexcited to see his long-distance girlfriend enter the room. Washington Post, 23 Jan. 2022

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First Known Use of unexcited

1735, in the meaning defined above

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“Unexcited.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/unexcited. Accessed 4 Jul. 2022.

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