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unperturbed

Syllabification: un·per·turbed
Pronunciation: /ˌənpərˈtərbd
 
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Definition of unperturbed in English:

adjective

Not perturbed or concerned: Kenneth seems unperturbed by the news
More example sentences
  • However, the filmmaker who cleared the film with the censor board earlier this month seems unperturbed by the controversies.
  • The man whose Naya Theatre group revived theatre in the 60's is unperturbed by controversy and likes to move on.
  • The life-like bambini appeared unperturbed, their faces calm and angelic, their wide eyes turned to the sky.
Synonyms
untroubled, undisturbed, unworried, unconcerned, unmoved, unflustered, unruffled, undismayed, impassive;
calm, composed, cool, collected, unemotional, self-possessed, self-assured, levelheaded, unfazed, nonplussed, laid-back

Derivatives

unperturbedly

1
Pronunciation: /-ˈtərbədlē/
adverb
Example sentences
  • On the last, Lowry unperturbedly observed, ‘It was because it was an explosive issue and museums happened to be part of the tinder in the fire.’
  • And if you have to ask, you'll never find out,’ Shelley said unperturbedly.
  • As the two females got back to their feet and straightened, they coolly observed Evelyn, who regarded them just as unperturbedly.

Words that rhyme with unperturbed

undisturbed

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