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  • Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • adj Unamused un-a-mūzd′ not amused
    • ***


In literature:

Nor was the picture of Captain Thierry impatiently waiting outside unamusing.
"The Lost Road" by Richard Harding Davis
Laxley was distant and unamused.
"Evan Harrington, Complete" by George Meredith
It was brisk, sensible, good-natured conversation, by no means unamusing.
"Watersprings" by Arthur Christopher Benson
Nor was the picture of Captain Thierry impatiently waiting outside unamusing.
"Somewhere in France" by Richard Harding Davis
But to the general reader the discussion of this topic would be very unamusing.
"A General History and Collection of Voyages and Travels, Vol. 13" by Robert Kerr
Let me now vary the bibliographical theme, by the mention of a few copies of works of a miscellaneous but not unamusing character.
"A Bibliographical, Antiquarian and Picturesque Tour in France and Germany, Volume Two" by Thomas Frognall Dibdin
You know, with one thing and another, Goode's beginning to become unamusing.
"Murder in the Gunroom" by Henry Beam Piper
I do not think so; I fear I was born unamusable.
"Wisdom, Wit, and Pathos of Ouida" by Ouida
Men hate an unamusable woman.
"A House-Party" by Ouida
The reasons were various, and not unamusing.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 8, Slice 5" by Various
And here was Wickwire himself, condemned to the dreariest fate ever devised by unamusing devils.
"Where the Pavement Ends" by John Russell
We're always unamusing to one woman if we're thinking at all about another.
"Beatrice Boville and Other Stories" by Ouida
I saw Derry back in Cambridge Circus again, and his black oak furniture played the most unamusing tricks.
"The Tower of Oblivion" by Oliver Onions
He paid no attention to the girls at either side, peering restlessly at those farther away, dissatisfied, unamused.
"The Salamander" by Owen Johnson
A microscopic, but not unamusing, social life was in full swing.
"Caught by the Turks" by Francis Yeats-Brown
The Sorbonne is not exciting, but it is not unamusing to watch young France gaining knowledge.
"A Wanderer in Paris" by E. V. Lucas
The poor baby on whom such hopes and ambitions hung stared at us with a solemn unamused gaze.
"In Morocco" by Edith Wharton
But though Fanny might forgive, she must have found it unamusing to forget.
"Memoirs of a Midget" by Walter de la Mare
Pompadour had worn out her life trying to "amuse the unamusable," to find novelties that would entertain the king.
"Superwomen" by Albert Payson Terhune
What vulgar unamusing scene, For George's wife and Britain's queen!
"Farmer George, Volume 1" by Lewis Melville

In news:

Steven Tyler seemed more than unamused by the good luck gimmick, but came around once Novacek began to sing.