un·​im·​pressed | \ ˌən-im-ˈprest How to pronounce unimpressed (audio) \

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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Recent Examples on the Web Though art critics were unimpressed, Americans rushed to cash registers to buy the artwork. Steve Marbleobituaries Editor, Los Angeles Times, 29 June 2022 Many Democrats appeared unimpressed with Republican overtures to hardening schools. Grace Segers, The New Republic, 26 May 2022 But the DeafBlind group was unimpressed by the technology, which could transmit only slow, single taps on a limited patch of the body, and had none of the rich array of squeezes and presses that Protactile deploys. Andrew Leland, The New Yorker, 12 May 2022 Haugen, the Kings’ watermaster, remains unimpressed by Cameron’s project. Susie Cagle, Wired, 12 Apr. 2022 Good CMOs are unimpressed by awards and are impressed with business growth. Seth Matlins, Forbes, 7 Mar. 2022 One person who recently met with DeSantis said he was unimpressed by his insistence on trolling Democrats, which is useful for raising one’s profile but not for governing. Washington Post, 26 Feb. 2022 Writer Greg Pak and artist Emma Rios give us a more cynical Strange, initially unimpressed with the magical milieu he's called to join. Joe George, Men's Health, 25 Apr. 2022 Investors seem largely unimpressed by the end of the regular trading day Thursday—Twitter’s stock was down about 2%. John Simons, Time, 14 Apr. 2022 See More

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First Known Use of unimpressed

1868, in the meaning defined above

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“Unimpressed.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/unimpressed. Accessed 6 Jul. 2022.

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