unheard

EnglishEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ʌnˈhɜː(ɹ)d/
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Etymology 1Edit

un- +‎ heard

AdjectiveEdit

unheard (not comparable)

  1. Not heard.
    Her cries for help remained unheard.
  2. Not listened to.
    • c. 1693?, John Dryden, Amaryllis
      What pangs I feel, unpitied and unheard!
  3. Not known to fame; not illustrious or celebrated; obscure.
Derived termsEdit
TranslationsEdit
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Etymology 2Edit

See the etymology of the main entry.

VerbEdit

unheard

  1. simple past tense and past participle of unhear