un·​ques·​tioned | \ ˌən-ˈkwes-chənd How to pronounce unquestioned (audio) , -ˈkwesh- \

Definition of unquestioned

: not doubted or questioned unquestioned authority an assumption that has gone unquestioned a person of unquestioned integrity

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Recent Examples on the Web Berner’s account of Stanford’s accidental death went mostly unquestioned for several decades. Maia Silber, The New Yorker, 30 May 2022 Psychiatry’s problematic drugs, the W.H.O. maintains, must no longer be an unquestioned mainstay. New York Times, 17 May 2022 What to expect: For the first time in his career, Harris will enter the year as the unquestioned No. 1 at quarterback, avoiding the speculation about competition for the job that has followed him the past three seasons. Greg Luca, San Antonio Express-News, 10 May 2022 Though its status as fashion’s biggest night remains unquestioned, the Met isn’t the only game in town. Janelle Okwodu, Vogue, 2 May 2022 This may change, thanks Russian President Vladimir Putin's war in Ukraine, which has forced Europe to rethink its role in its own defense, but as of right now, U.S. leadership is clear and unquestioned. Jason Fields, The Week, 26 Apr. 2022 Prime minister Modi, whose sway over his supporters remains unquestioned, has, however, seemingly soft-pedalled the matter till now. Niharika Sharma, Quartz, 26 Apr. 2022 The movie is packed to the rafters with characters with disabilities at every turn seamlessly blending in with able-bodied performers to evoke a bubbling diverse melting pot of unquestioned universality. Gus Alexiou, Forbes, 17 Apr. 2022 Made up of five seniors, goalie Everett Armstead is the anchor and unquestioned leader of the group. Jacob Steinberg, Baltimore Sun, 13 May 2022 See More

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First Known Use of unquestioned

1604, in the meaning defined above

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“Unquestioned.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/unquestioned. Accessed 28 Jun. 2022.

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