un·​im·​pressed | \ˌən-im-ˈprest \

Definition of unimpressed 

: not made to feel particular admiration or interest : not impressed was unimpressed by/with the choices they offered

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More Videos 2:33 Minor unimpressed with Rangers’ debut Pause 0:29 Can't wait for Texas Live! to open? Prescotte Stokes Iii, star-telegram, "Car found in Trinity River in Dallas being investigated by North Richland Hills police | Fort Worth Star-Telegram," 26 Feb. 2018 Obviously, the entire world was deeply unimpressed by Arie's behavior—but no one was more pissed than former contestant Bekah Martinez, who took to Twitter to eviscerate him. Mehera Bonner, Marie Claire, "Bachelor Arie Luyendyk Jr.'s Ex Shares Their Private DMs and Calls Him a "F*cking Tool"," 6 Mar. 2018 Meanwhile, according to L'Equipe, Arsenal have dropper their interest in the player after Gilles Grimandi, a chief scout for the north London club, was left unimpressed by Malcom's character. SI.com, "Chelsea Hold Talks With Bordeaux Star Malcom Regarding £44m Move as Arsenal Drop Their Interest," 5 June 2018 But at least one of the victim's parents came away unimpressed. CBS News, "Texas school shooting victim's mother says talking to Trump "like talking to a toddler"," 1 June 2018 Ross’s efforts to wheel and deal with the Chinese have left the president unimpressed. Tory Newmyer, Washington Post, "The Finance 202: Wilbur Ross, after rocky year, has a tough sell in China next week," 25 May 2018 Related stories from Fort Worth Star Telegram Minor unimpressed with Rangers’ debut Bigger butts in seats? Mac Engel, star-telegram, "A two-time Cy Young winner set to join the Rangers | Fort Worth Star-Telegram," 27 Feb. 2018 But several people seemed unimpressed this week by the city’s efforts to rally the public so that a national pizza chain could bail out the community — by helping to fill in a few potholes. Steve Annear, BostonGlobe.com, "Lowell officials want Domino’s Pizza to help pay to fix the city’s potholes," 11 July 2018 Spurs fans, though, seem rather unimpressed with the midfielder, despite his glowing reputation as an enforcer in the middle of the park and some of them are urging the club to spend elsewhere. SI.com, "Spurs Fans Hit Out at Links With France Midfielder Ahead of Potential Summer Move," 6 July 2018

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1868, in the meaning defined above

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to express warning or disapproval

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