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

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Recent Examples on the Web Gentry’s confidence in Spurs unshaken Gentry has a message for those who believe the Spurs’ run of 22 straight postseason appearances might be in jeopardy: Don’t be fooled by their record. Tom Orsborn, ExpressNews.com, "Zion Williamson’s debut leaves Gregg Popovich grateful," 22 Jan. 2020 His connection with the Democratic Party’s most reliable voters is unshaken by months of presidential debates, as well as media and political pundits predicting a Biden collapse. Dallas News, "Money flows into Texas House races, Trump’s historic impeachment trial, anti-white election suit tossed," 21 Jan. 2020 Also notable is the long-standing handshake agreement between Gaudio and Valli, a measure of trust and integrity unshaken by financial shenanigans, fame, or family chaos. Terry Byrne, BostonGlobe.com, "‘Jersey Boys’ has the hits, and a captivating story to tell, too," 12 Aug. 2019 Three years after the referendum result, excitement about Brexit has turned into frustration—but the will to leave is unshaken. Samuel Earle, The New Republic, "The White Cliffs of Brexit," 22 Oct. 2019 The Dayton Lady Bronco volleyball team was unshaken by the unfamiliar Saturday district game and defeated the Cleveland Indians to complete their final district match for the first round. David Taylor, Houston Chronicle, "Liberty County Sports Shorts," 8 Oct. 2019 Trump’s approval ratings have remained at about 41%, but his grasp on power and his hold over the Republican Party have been unshaken. Jonathan Lemire, San Diego Union-Tribune, "Analysis: Trump’s old ways colliding with new realities," 6 Oct. 2019 But with its coach locked in for nine more years, Davis’ faith in Gruden remained unshaken. Jenny Vrentas And Greg Bishop, SI.com, "The Raiders Are Jon Gruden’s Show Now," 6 Sep. 2019 The small, unincorporated Searles Valley community of Trona seemed relatively unshaken by the magnitude 6.4 earthquake that rocked Southern California on Thursday afternoon, despite moderate damage to the town. Alejandra Reyes-velarde, latimes.com, "Near earthquake epicenter in Trona, ‘it looks like a tornado went through’," 5 July 2019

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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 19 Feb. 2020.

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formal : not changed or weakened

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