un·​fazed | \ ˌən-ˈfāzd How to pronounce unfazed (audio) \

Definition of unfazed

: not fazed : undaunted

Examples of unfazed in a Sentence

She was unfazed by the delay.

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For her part, Victoria was relatively unfazed by the whole incident. Caroline Hallemann, Town & Country, "The True Story of How Queen Victoria Survived William Hamilton's Failed Assassination Attempt," 11 Feb. 2019 The senator, even with her accident (an X-ray shows the toes are not broken), seems unfazed. Julia Felsenthal, Vogue, "Personable, Popular, Pragmatic: Is Minnesota Senator Amy Klobuchar the Democrat’s Secret Weapon?," 15 Jan. 2019 Having discovered that the Sisters of Quiet Mercy is under the Gargoyle King’s thrall, and that patients are being dosed with fizzle rocks, an unfazed Betty gets right into investigative mode. Emma Dibdin, Harper's BAZAAR, "Betty's In Serious Trouble on This Week's Riverdale," 6 Dec. 2018 Russia, however, is very good at appearing unfazed, and diplomatic sanctions often result in cheekiness, ridicule and trolling that appear to be intended to dismiss some of the gravity that Western nations may have hoped to trigger. Rick Noack, Washington Post, "After U.S. expels 60 diplomats, Russia does what it’s best at: Trolling," 27 Mar. 2018 Videos on social media indicate that school officials and students were pretty unfazed by his presence. Diana Bruk, Country Living, "Bear Caught Wandering Around Montana High School Like It's No Big Deal," 14 Oct. 2015 Waterford seems unfazed and just doubles down on his manipulation by offering June more visits with Hannah, but June is done playing his games, Scrabble or otherwise. Emma Dibdin, Harper's BAZAAR, "The Handmaid's Tale Season 2 Finale Offers a Light in the Darkness," 11 July 2018 But Drake, who has been criticized by some as too commercial and too soft, is back on top seemingly unfazed. Mesfin Fekadu, chicagotribune.com, "Month after diss track, Drake emerges unfazed with new album," 29 June 2018 Asked at a news conference this week how mass expulsions can happen without more diplomatic treaties, Salvini sounded unfazed — but didn't give any details. Frances D'emilio, Fox News, "Italy vows to expel far more migrants, but it won't be easy," 22 June 2018

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1945, in the meaning defined above

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English Language Learners Definition of unfazed

: not confused, worried, or shocked by something that has happened

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