unhurried

adjective un·hur·ried \ ˌən-ˈhər-ēd , -ˈhə-rēd \
|Updated on: 5 Jul 2018

Definition of unhurried

: not hurried : leisurely
  • an unhurried pace

unhurriedly

adverb

Examples of unhurried in a Sentence

  1. we cycled at an unhurried pace and saved our strength for the hills up ahead

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First Known Use of unhurried

circa 1774

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UNHURRIED Defined for English Language Learners

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Definition of unhurried for English Language Learners

  • : not happening or done quickly or too quickly : relaxed and calm


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unhurried

adjective un·hur·ried \ ˌən-ˈhər-ēd \

Definition of unhurried for Students

: not in a rush an unhurried pace

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