unrushed

adjective
un·​rushed | \ ˌən-ˈrəsht How to pronounce unrushed (audio) \

Definition of unrushed

: not rushed unrushed conversation … you deal with caring, friendly, unrushed professionals …— James Villas

Examples of unrushed in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web That’s the new and unrushed world for Lovely Finish, a filly badly burned in the deadly Lilac Fire that swept across the San Luis Rey Downs training facility in rural Bonsall on Dec. 7, 2017. Bryce Miller Columnist, San Diego Union-Tribune, "Column: Heartwarming horse-racing finish arrives for Joe Herrick, Lovely Finish," 24 Mar. 2021 Imai Messina unfolds how Yui and Takeshi form a friendship of shared experience – and then navigate the trickier shoals of a deeper relationship – in lyrical, unrushed prose that avoids sentimentality. Erin Douglass, The Christian Science Monitor, "Japan tsunami aftermath provides the setting for this quiet, wise novel," 9 Mar. 2021 The tale that Horvát has to tell is elliptical, inward, and unrushed, played out on the smallest of scales. Anthony Lane, The New Yorker, "“MLK/FBI” Forbids Us to Relax," 15 Jan. 2021 Bradley weaves these incredibly intimate videos with her own footage of Richardson and her family, always unrushed. Mark Kennedy, Star Tribune, "Film Review: 'Time' a terrific look at the pull of loss," 5 Oct. 2020 In other words: plenty of chances to bond as a family in a serene, unrushed environment. John Wogan, Travel + Leisure, "The Top 15 Resort Hotels in Florida," 8 July 2020 That mountain, though, looms large in her mind in this quiet, unrushed and moving tale of age and will. Mark Kennedy, chicagotribune.com, "‘Edie’ review: An 83-year-old woman tackles a mountain in this breath of fresh air from Scotland," 12 Sep. 2019 The unrushed idyll that unfurls is alive with discovery, flirtation, parties and several characters' boundary-testing drifts between darkness and joy. Sheri Linden, The Hollywood Reporter, "'Magari' ('If Only'): Film Review | Locarno 2019," 8 Aug. 2019 The finding: Seminarians in the unrushed group were far more likely to stop and help than the ones pressed for time. Adam Sternbergh, The Cut, "Read This Story and Get Happier," 28 May 2018

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First Known Use of unrushed

1907, in the meaning defined above

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“Unrushed.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/unrushed. Accessed 18 Apr. 2021.

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