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Princeton's WordNet

  1. unacknowledgedadjective

    not recognized or admitted

  2. unacknowledgedadjective

    not openly acknowledged

    "an unacknowledged emergency"


  1. unacknowledgedadjective

    Not acknowledged

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. Unacknowledgedadjective

    Not owned.

    Etymology: from acknowledge.

    The fear of what was to come from an unknown, at least an unacknowledged successor to the crown, clouded much of that prosperity. Edward Hyde.


  1. unacknowledged

    Unacknowledged refers to something that is not recognized, accepted, or admitted, particularly someone's efforts, achievements, existence or presence. It can also pertain to an issue that has not been noticed, confirmed or attended to.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Unacknowledged

    un-ak-nol′ejd, adj. not acknowledged or recognised: not confessed: not noticed.—adj. Unacknowl′edging, unthankful.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of unacknowledged in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of unacknowledged in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Examples of unacknowledged in a Sentence

  1. Brandon Garic Notch:

    Beyond the unacknowledged mental gate imprisoned deeply within the gloomy unknown of the ignorant mind lies your answer.

  2. Shelley, incomplete, poets:

    Poets are the unacknowledged legislators of the world.

  3. Hazel Blears:

    If all intelligence professionals are cut from the same cloth, sharing similar backgrounds and similar characteristics, then they are likely to share 'unacknowledged biases' which will circumscribe both the definition of problems and the search for solutions.

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