un·​rec·​on·​ciled | \ ˌən-ˈre-kən-ˌsī(-ə)ld How to pronounce unreconciled (audio) \

Definition of unreconciled

: not reconciled was unreconciled to the idea unreconciled enemies unreconciled account balances

Examples of unreconciled in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web One feels his two-ness, — an American, a Negro; two souls, two thoughts, two unreconciled strivings; two warring ideals in one dark body, whose dogged strength alone keeps it from being torn asunder. Malaika Jabali, Essence, 2 July 2021 Soon after, an issue with unreconciled mortality data led Ohio’s health department to find 4,000 unreported Covid-19 deaths. Jon Kamp, WSJ, 14 Mar. 2021 Sixty years after Wigner wrote his essay, quantum mechanics and relativity remain unreconciled. John Horgan, Scientific American, 7 Jan. 2021 There is a provision for a delay if there are unreconciled errors or a county has not yet reported its results. Amy Gardner, Star Tribune, 20 Nov. 2020 Thereafter, an unreconciled Mr Sanders would become a general-election problem for Democrats. The Economist, 15 Aug. 2019 Left unmentioned is the fact that Lincoln’s First Inaugural, however artful legally, had left seceding states unpersuaded and unreconciled. Harold Holzer, WSJ, 29 July 2018 Even among followers of Christ, God's great story of reconciliation has been crippled because the messengers of that story are unreconciled. Lucas Ramirez, Fox News, 24 June 2018 The only true hallmark of Bucks basketball this season is that both of these extremes will go unmitigated and unreconciled. Rob Mahoney, SI.com, 30 Mar. 2018

These example sentences are selected automatically from various online news sources to reflect current usage of the word 'unreconciled.' Views expressed in the examples do not represent the opinion of Merriam-Webster or its editors. Send us feedback.

See More

First Known Use of unreconciled

circa 1513, in the meaning defined above

Keep scrolling for more

Learn More About unreconciled

Time Traveler for unreconciled

Time Traveler

The first known use of unreconciled was circa 1513

See more words from the same year

Dictionary Entries Near unreconciled




See More Nearby Entries 

Statistics for unreconciled

Last Updated

6 Jul 2021

Cite this Entry

“Unreconciled.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/unreconciled. Accessed 30 Jul. 2021.

Style: MLA
MLACheck Mark Icon ChicagoCheck Mark Icon APACheck Mark Icon Merriam-WebsterCheck Mark Icon


Test Your Vocabulary

Farm Idioms Quiz

  • cow coming home
  • What does 'poke' refer to in the expression 'pig in a poke'?
How Strong Is Your Vocabulary?

Test your vocabulary with our 10-question quiz!

Universal Daily Crossword

A daily challenge for crossword fanatics.

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!