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

Examples of unperturbed in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Dog walkers and parents pushing strollers ambled unperturbed nearby even before the flames had been extinguished. John Leicester, ajc, 11 June 2022 Will the law continue forth as written and be unperturbed by waffling politicians? Steve Tengler, Forbes, 17 May 2022 Donkeys meander through narrow streets past doorways and through low arches, suddenly braying around corners at startled tourists while residents continue on their way, unperturbed. Lisa Morrow, CNN, 10 May 2022 Sung with confident agility and womanly fullness rather than vulnerability, Sierra’s Lucia, though, spends much of the performance oddly unperturbed and sane, even happy. New York Times, 24 Apr. 2022 His unapologetically challenging work sometimes tried the patience of listeners, but the composer was unperturbed. Washington Post, 19 Apr. 2022 Having survived the two 1974 recounts, Hammond was unperturbed about the need for another. David Reamer, Anchorage Daily News, 4 Apr. 2022 But still, even with the consequences, Putin may just continue unperturbed. Brigid Kennedy, The Week, 19 Mar. 2022 Tour buses belched and hooted west on Florence and Manchester, shimmying their way to SoFi Stadium, but Etta James, Ray Charles and Ella Fitzgerald remained unperturbed. Los Angeles Times, 13 Feb. 2022 See More

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First Known Use of unperturbed

15th century, in the meaning defined above

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26 Jun 2022

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“Unperturbed.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/unperturbed. Accessed 1 Jul. 2022.

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