un·​in·​tim·​i·​dat·​ed | \ ˌən-in-ˈti-mə-ˌdā-təd How to pronounce unintimidated (audio) \

Definition of unintimidated

: not made timid or fearful : not intimidated was unintimidated by threats

Examples of unintimidated in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web This athletic, youthful and well-coached Pelicans team is undeterred and unintimidated. Kent Somers, The Arizona Republic, 24 Apr. 2022 In a reporting and Newspaper Guild career spanning nearly 40 years, Ms. Levy was wholly unimpressed by power and wholly unintimidated by those who wielded it. Washington Post, 8 Dec. 2021 Early on, the Patriots remained unintimidated, smashing a pair of home runs off Bieber. Marc Bona, cleveland, 19 Sep. 2021 As both teams adjust to the loss of top stars due to the Tokyo Olympics, coach Marc Skinner said his side is unintimidated by the road environment. Julia Poe, orlandosentinel.com, 18 July 2021 Raised by school teachers and experienced in teaching media classes, the filmmaker couple were unintimidated by the prospect of teaching their fourth-grade and fifth-grade boys. From Usa Today Network And Wire Reports, USA TODAY, 29 June 2021 O’Connor was initially unintimidated but began to feel trapped in Prince’s isolated house. Washington Post, 2 June 2021 Yet as a training exercise with bonafide tension, with the outcome dependent on last-minute free throws, a mild early season scare against an unintimidated opponent is of infinitely more value than another yawn-inducing blowout. Tim Sullivan, The Courier-Journal, 25 Nov. 2019 Evidently unintimidated, the driver offers a polite smile and nods at me. Christopher Bagley, Condé Nast Traveler, 4 May 2018 See More

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First Known Use of unintimidated

1764, in the meaning defined above

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“Unintimidated.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/unintimidated. Accessed 18 Aug. 2022.

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