un·​in·​ter·​rupt·​ed | \ ˌən-ˌin-tə-ˈrəp-təd How to pronounce uninterrupted (audio) \

Definition of uninterrupted

: not interrupted, stopped, or blocked eight hours of uninterrupted sleep an uninterrupted area of wilderness an uninterrupted view a day of work uninterrupted by distractions

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Other Words from uninterrupted

uninterruptedly adverb
working uninterruptedly

Examples of uninterrupted in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Largely praised for its stringent pandemic protocols, the NFL is about midway through its quest to become the nation's first major sport to play a full and mostly uninterrupted season during the health crisis. Allen Kim And Cesar Marin, CNN, "NFL plans to honor health care workers by inviting some who've been vaccinated to Super Bowl LV," 17 Dec. 2020 The boundary waters separating Canada and the United States promise vistas that rival the rocky outcrops of New England and the long strands of uninterrupted sand in California. Brandon Presser, Harper's BAZAAR, "The 20 Best Places to Travel in 2021," 30 Dec. 2020 Sam led the creative plan to provide uninterrupted rehabilitative services. Brett Shweky, sun-sentinel.com, "‘Hidden Heroes’ honored for work at Broward nonprofits," 29 Dec. 2020 The defense policy bill has passed Congress uninterrupted for nearly 60 years and is considered critical for military planning and national security. Susan Ferrechio, Washington Examiner, "House hands Trump first veto override on critical defense measure," 28 Dec. 2020 Andy Claus gave us the best gift of all this year: an uninterrupted Real Housewives schedule. Mary Sollosi, EW.com, "The Week in ‘Wives: RHOP rumors, RHOA tensions, RHOC secrets, and RHOSLC tracksuits," 27 Dec. 2020 Of course, the Browns are hoping that Wills’ excellent season continues uninterrupted. Mary Kay Cabot, cleveland, "Browns LT Jedrick Wills Jr. placed on COVID-19 reserve as close contact unrelated to charity event; ‘possibility’ he’ll face Jets," 25 Dec. 2020 Even so, this compromise came too late to guarantee uninterrupted unemployment payments, given the lag involved with payments delivered through each state government. Tim Fernholz, Quartz, "Trump’s pandemic relief flip-flop will hurt millions however it ends," 24 Dec. 2020 The keyboard is designed with HP’s Zero-Lag technology, which is designed to deliver a reliable connection for smooth, uninterrupted gaming. Sian Babish, chicagotribune.com, "HP OMEN Spacer Wireless TKL Keyboard review: Does it offer a reliable, high-speed connection?," 23 Dec. 2020

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First Known Use of uninterrupted

1602, in the meaning defined above

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21 Jan 2021

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“Uninterrupted.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/uninterrupted. Accessed 27 Jan. 2021.

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How to pronounce uninterrupted (audio)

English Language Learners Definition of uninterrupted

: not interrupted, stopped, or blocked


un·​in·​ter·​rupt·​ed | \ ˌən-ˌin-tə-ˈrəp-təd \

Kids Definition of uninterrupted

: not interrupted : continuous My sleep was uninterrupted.

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