un·​shak·​en | \ ˌən-ˈshā-kən How to pronounce unshaken (audio) \

Definition of unshaken

: not weakened or shaken : firm, fixed … saw a flock around him whose faith in him was still unshaken— George Eliot

Examples of unshaken in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web But the gun-rights lobby’s hold on the Republican Party is unshaken, and action on proposals such as universal background checks and a new assault-weapons ban remain stalled in part because of the narrow partisan divide in the Senate. New York Times, 17 May 2022 Even after Wednesday’s home run, Thomas was unshaken. Theo Mackie, The Arizona Republic, 13 May 2022 Kim Kardashian and Pete Davidson’s romance remains unshaken by Kanye West’s public statements against them. ELLE, 21 Mar. 2022 In an exclusive Suffolk University/USA TODAY Poll Trump's support is largely unshaken after his second impeachment trial in the Senate. Mabinty Quarshie, USA TODAY, 22 Feb. 2021 An unshaken Chance continued reporting, breaking down the state of Ukraine's defense against Russia. Brendan Morrow, The Week, 28 Feb. 2022 Ali Abulaban may be in jail facing murder charges, but his social media presence remains unshaken. Andrea Marks, Rolling Stone, 25 Jan. 2022 Europe’s commitment to anti-migrant programs in Libya remains unshaken. Ian Urbina, The New Yorker, 28 Nov. 2021 But generally speaking, the company’s growth trajectory has continued relatively unshaken, in large part because of a lesson NSA leaders learned the hard way four years ago. Ethan Karp, Forbes, 4 Nov. 2021 See More

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First Known Use of unshaken

1548, in the meaning defined above

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“Unshaken.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/unshaken. Accessed 6 Jul. 2022.

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