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unquestioned

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • adj unquestioned generally agreed upon; not subject to dispute "the undisputed fact"
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • Unquestioned Indisputable; not to be opposed or impugned. "Their unquestioned pleasures must be served."
    • Unquestioned Not called in question; not doubted.
    • Unquestioned Not interrogated; having no questions asked; not examined or examined into. "She muttering prayers, as holy rites she meant,
      Through the divided crowd unquestioned went."
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • unquestioned Not called in question; not doubted.
    • unquestioned Not interrogated; having no questions asked; not examined; not examined into.
    • unquestioned Not to be opposed or disputed.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • adj Unquestioned not called in question, undoubted, not examined, indisputable
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Usage

In literature:

I was ready to be her slave with blind, unquestioning obedience.
"The Passenger from Calais" by Arthur Griffiths
She obeyed him mutely, with a submission as unquestioning as that of the rough crowd in front of them.
"The Odds" by Ethel M. Dell
Something happens to the bright, sweet unquestioned faith.
"The Girl and Her Religion" by Margaret Slattery
They admired the same china and the same people, with unquestioning unanimity.
"The Lee Shore" by Rose Macaulay
That were a strange way of setting to work, Why, I may come and go unquestioned.
"The Lost Treasure of Trevlyn" by Evelyn Everett-Green
In virtue of natural kingship he took up his sceptre unquestioned.
"Life of Charles Dickens" by Frank Marzials
I tell you we have, and always had, the unquestioned right to its proper use.
"The Cross and the Shamrock" by Hugh Quigley
Unquestioned was its hold on the faith of men, women, and children.
""Over There" with the Australians" by R. Hugh Knyvett
As long as Mohammed lived, this state of things remained unquestioned, and difficulties began only at his death.
"The Future of Islam" by Wilfred Scawen Blunt
She entered the city unquestioned.
"The Adventures of Kathlyn" by Harold MacGrath
Grammar alone remains in quiet possession of its unquestioned authority.
"Lectures on Language" by William S. Balch
Others might not see this as I do, nor have such unquestioning faith in you.
"Bob Hampton of Placer" by Randall Parrish
In addition to his affection for him, he had always had an unquestioning confidence in his father.
"David Harum" by Edward Noyes Westcott
A universally respected man of unquestioned integrity and decided importance.
"The Mystery of the Hasty Arrow" by Anna Katharine Green
She was a woman of unquestioned excellence of character, and of a large landed estate.
"Salem Witchcraft, Volumes I and II" by Charles Upham
The prodigal had made his peace with Anne, and came and went unquestioned.
"The Helpmate" by May Sinclair
How unquestioning had been her faith in him!
"Contrary Mary" by Temple Bailey
Indeed, it is not strictly military to think; implicit and unquestioning obedience is the law.
"Continental Monthly, Vol V. Issue III. March, 1864" by Various
For it loves mediocrity, it likes to be accepted unquestioningly as was the Old Testament.
"The Loom of Youth" by Alec Waugh
The German Empire had a most unquestioned right thus to challenge the power of Great Britain.
"The New York Times Current History: the European War, February, 1915" by Various
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In poetry:

The deities dread!
The mastery hold they
In hands all-eternal,
And use them, unquestioned,
What manner they like.
"From Iphigenia In Tauris" by Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
But, Oh! myself I wretchedly deceiv'd,
Fondly presuming I shou'd never die,
Or if I died, I foolishly believ'd,
That in the grave I shou'd unquestion'd lie!
"The Complaint And The Advice Of Dives, To His Five Brethren (Part 1)" by Rees Prichard
I see them swing their way from port to port
Unquestioning across the trackless sea,
And their majestic passing hath import
Full strange and whispering eternity.
"Summer Sea" by Robert Steel Byrnes
Hail—glory of Albion! ye fleets and ye hosts
I breathe not the tones of dismay:
In valour unquestioned, still cover your coasts,
But may Heav'n keep the slaughter away.
"To The British Channel" by Robert Bloomfield
The reptile, whom thy beauties raise,
Has an unquestion'd claim to praise,
That justice will confirm!
The Muses, with a graceful pride,
May turn from thankless man aside,
To celebrate a worm!
"The Grateful Snake" by William Hayley
Go, life, since go you must,
Uncertain guest and whimsical ally!
All questionless you came, unquestioned go;
What does it mean to live, or what to die?
Smiling we watch you vanish, for we know
Somewhere is nobler living--by and by.
"A Farewell" by Susan Coolidge

In news:

Unquestioned by the news media, President Obama has somehow managed to convince much of the country that the federal government and the American economy are one and the same.
China's emergence as a superpower is unquestioned today.
Rodgers' leadership ability is unquestioned .
Sheffield's comeback an example of unquestioned determination.
LeBron James is the unquestioned MVP and best player in the NBA now.
An Ally to Israel, but Not Unquestioning .
For decades it mostly went unquestioned: Women without symptoms were advised to undergo routine mammograms to assure they were cancer-free, with the idea that detection of early-stage breast cancer would increase their chances of survival.
The 6-foot-3, 220-pound quarterback is the unquestioned leader of Louisville's football team.
David Stern, NBA Commissioner has wielded unquestioned power over his sport in a way rarely seen over the last thirty years.
One of the more frequent long-term questions in the NFC North is whether Christian Ponder will be the Minnesota Vikings' unquestioned starting quarterback next season.
Linebacker Jon Beason, the team's unquestioned defensive leader, said he likely will be placed on injured reserve for the second straight season.
The moment has now made Wallenda a star, the unquestioned King of the High-Wire, and he is set to take full advantage of the Niagara Falls stunt.
The league is being called to task once again for its attendance figures and this time, the evidence is unquestioned.
Tina Rosenberg, in her analysis of Latin American media (Editorial Observer, May 7) concludes that "the market has more often produced media that unquestioningly support the powerful in society, failing the public they are supposed to serve".
For those of who still think basketball players are the unquestioned greatest athletes in the world, I present John Wall.
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In science:

In order to develop our arguments, we will adopt two methodological hypotheses which are unquestioningly accepted in present-day cosmology: 1.- The laws of physics are always and everywhere the same. 2.- The universe is unique: disconnected universes are not considered.
The cosmological origin of time-asymmetry
It would therefore be premature to conclude that the neutrino-driven mechanism fails and that not even postshock convection can alter this unquestioned outcome of all current spherical models.
Explosion Mechanisms of Massive Stars
Menger followed Bernoulli too closely but not carefully enough, copying the central computation unquestioningly but incompletely, whereas other researchers implictly corrected Bernoulli e.g. [Laplace(1814)], p. 440, [Todhunter(1865)], p. 221.
Menger 1934 revisited
We will be forever grateful to our families for unconditional love, care and support, for unquestioning financial assistance and for believing in our abilities.
Eye-GUIDE (Eye-Gaze User Interface Design) Messaging for Physically-Impaired People
One might say that a particular engineering paradigm existed in Formula 1, unquestioned, until the late 1960s, when the amount of suggestive empirical data built to such an extent that a revolution was unavoidable.
Explanation and discovery in aerodynamics
Behind these word-symbols stands a programme, which has gained unquestioned standing with the development of physical thinking until the establishment of the quantum theory.
Elementary Considerations on the Interpretation of the Foundations of Quantum Mechanics
If its authority is unquestioned, then remarks about the positive consequences of its implementation are nice but cannot replace the appeal to the authoritative claim.
Interest prohibition and financial product innovation
Of course the local equivalence of gravitational and inertial mass, which is the essentials of Einstein’ legacy, remains unquestioned.
Spooky black holes : gravitational self energy and space curvature
Shannon’s implicit assumption— that this information entropy is the same as the entropy that is used in thermodynamics and in statistical mechanics—has generally been accepted unquestioned, and the formula has been used without modification in the physical sciences.
Is the Information Entropy the Same as the Statistical Mechanical Entropy?
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