Definition of unmoved in English:

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Pronunciation: /ʌnˈmuːvd/


1Not affected by emotion or excitement: he was clearly unmoved by her outburst
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  • In particular, Schoenfeldt deals with the critical problem of Sonnet 94, a poem that celebrates those who contain their emotions and are as unmoved by others as stone.
  • I watched Natural Born Killers yesterday, and was at once quite impressed by the film itself, yet left emotionally unmoved.
  • Once you get over the weirdness of the premise, it takes a hard heart to remain unmoved by this simple yet deeply emotional tale.
aloof, cool, cold, stolid, stony, stony-hearted, hard-hearted, dry-eyed;
unconcerned, uncaring, indifferent, uninterested, unflappable, apathetic;
impassive, unfeeling, unemotional, unresponsive, stoical, phlegmatic, equable;
1.1Not changed in one’s purpose or intention: her opponents were unmoved and plan to return to court
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  • But the LDNPA remained unmoved and plans to bring down the full force of the law when the temporary enforcement officer post is filled.
  • The man was unmoved by the declaration and stood watching Jet intently.
  • Grobler was unmoved by the outburst and maintained that the switch offered Team GB the better chance of procuring the ultimate reward.



Pronunciation: /ʌnˈmuːvəb(ə)l/
(also unmoveable) adjective
Example sentences
  • Alex Livie proved to be an unmoveable obstacle as he made 57 not out and he and last man Reece Houghton successfully frustrated the Rowntree bowlers as they survived 15 overs to earn a draw with service closing on 100-9.
  • PWM is holding the reading in conjunction with World Theatre Day event, even though that unmoveable feast is officially on the 27th of March.
  • Enormous ugly unmoveable objects were too much for me.

Words that rhyme with unmoved

unapproved, unimproved

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