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unheralded

Syllabification: un·her·ald·ed
Pronunciation: /ˌənˈherəldəd
 
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Definition of unheralded in English:

adjective

Not previously announced, expected, or recognized.
Example sentences
  • True, he is still no giant, but we have now been introduced to yet another previously unheralded ordinary man.
  • But somehow, completely unheralded, this unknown developer has managed to create a game which transcends the ones it copied.
  • Most remain anonymous, caught in a netherworld between the military and the private sector, unheralded and unknown.
Synonyms
overlooked, unhyped, unannounced, unnoticed, unsung, underrated, underestimated, disregarded

Words that rhyme with unheralded

aphidtriffid

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