un·​per·​turbed | \ ˌən-pər-ˈtərbd How to pronounce unperturbed (audio) \

Definition of unperturbed

: not worried, upset, or disquieted : not perturbed continued unperturbed by the interruption

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Recent Examples on the Web The crowd seemed unperturbed, introducing themselves in the chat. Jenna Ross, Star Tribune, "Duluth woman debunks conspiracies, promotes facts on viral Instagram account, CNN, the 'Daily Show'," 23 Feb. 2021 An unperturbed 35-point, 14-rebound, nine-assist night from Nikola Jokic, who frequently did not even have shots challenged in going 14 of 23 from the field. Eric Walden, The Salt Lake Tribune, "Utah Jazz find a way to fight through low-energy slog and beat Denver for a fifth straight win," 17 Jan. 2021 The shared unperturbed response was an early sign that Mr. Basting and Ms. Dietsch were compatible as a couple. New York Times, "After a Few Dates, They Traveled to the Other Side of the World," 15 Jan. 2021 Dave Carney, Abbott’s political strategist, said the governor is unperturbed by the volatile national political environment. Robert T. Garrett, Dallas News, "Texas Gov. Greg Abbott has $38M in his campaign bank but is it enough to scare off 2022 challengers?," 13 Jan. 2021 But so far, the outperforming investors are unperturbed. Ksenia Galouchko, Bloomberg.com, "Best European Stock Fund Managers Bet on Tech Supremacy in 2021," 15 Dec. 2020 Henry Cejudo, who dethroned Johnson in 2018, had more personality than Mighty Mouse and eventually became a two-belt champ, but UFC President Dana White was noticeably unperturbed when Cejudo retired last May. oregonlive, "How to watch UFC 255 live stream on ESPN Plus: Fight card, results, odds, date and time, PPV cost, Figueiredo vs Perez (11/21/2020)," 21 Nov. 2020 Americans continued to go about their lives mostly unperturbed. Roxanne Khamsi, Wired, "This Pandemic Must Be Seen," 20 Nov. 2020 Looking away from you, unperturbed, with a glint of green shining off their sunglasses. Sam Machkovech, Ars Technica, "Xbox Series X unleashed: Our unrestricted preview," 15 Oct. 2020

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First Known Use of unperturbed

15th century, in the meaning defined above

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“Unperturbed.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/unperturbed. Accessed 1 Mar. 2021.

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English Language Learners Definition of unperturbed

: calm and relaxed : not upset or worried

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