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Definitions for unconditional
ˌʌn kənˈdɪʃ ə nlun·con·di·tion·al

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. unconditional, unconditionedadjective

    not conditional

    "unconditional surrender"

  2. categoric, categorical, flat, unconditionaladjective

    not modified or restricted by reservations

    "a categorical denial"; "a flat refusal"

  3. unconditionaladjective

    not contingent; not determined or influenced by someone or something else


  1. unconditionaladjective

    absolute, and without conditions, limitations, reservations or qualifications

    We demand your unconditional surrender.

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. Unconditionaladjective

    Absolute; not limited by any terms.

    O pass not, Lord! an absolute decree,
    Or bind thy sentence unconditional;
    But in thy sentence our remorse foresee,
    And, in that foresight, this thy doom recal. Dryden.

    Our Saviour left a power in his church to absolve men from their sins; but this was not an absolute and unconditional power vested in any, but founded upon repentance, and on the penitent’s belief in him alone. John Ayliffe, Parergon.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Unconditionaladjective

    not conditional limited, or conditioned; made without condition; absolute; unreserved; as, an unconditional surrender


  1. Unconditional

    "Unconditional" was the third single by New York City-based indie/alternative rock band The Bravery. It is also a track on the band's self-titled debut album, The Bravery. It was released in the UK on 29 August 2005 and charted at number 49 in the UK Singles Chart. It was also featured in the 2005 video game Tony Hawk's American Wasteland and as a playable track on the video games Ultimate Band and Guitar Hero On Tour: Modern Hits.

Military Dictionary and Gazetteer

  1. unconditional

    At discretion; not limited by any terms or stipulations; as, an unconditional surrender.

Editors Contribution

  1. unconditional

    Given as a human right where appropriate, fair and just.

    The love that a parent gives and shares with their child is unconditional.

    Submitted by MaryC on August 18, 2016  

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of unconditional in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of unconditional in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Examples of unconditional in a Sentence

  1. Aaron Rodgers:

    I've learned so much from her. She's just an incredible woman - talented, smart, kind. I said last night, taught me what unconditional love looks like and that's a great gift. When you have a partner like that it just makes life so much more enjoyable and tasteful and exciting.

  2. Farkhunda Muhtaj:

    Their mental state was deteriorating. Many of them were homesick. Many of them missed their friends in Kabul, they had unconditional faith. We’ve revived their spirit.

  3. Debasish Mridha, M.D.:

    Happiness is there when you express kindness, compassion, and unconditional love and fill yourself with bliss and joy.

  4. Lyndon B. Johnson:

    This administration here and now declares unconditional war on poverty.

  5. Frontier Myanmar:

    Following a brief hearing, Danny Fenster was remanded to Insein Prison for two weeks and is scheduled to appear again in court on July 1. No reason was given for the filing of the charge against him, nevertheless, we know that Danny Fenster has done nothing to warrant this 505a charge. We condemn Danny Fenster detention and demand Danny Fenster immediate and unconditional release.

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    a decorative musical accompaniment (often improvised) added above a basic melody
    • A. suffuse
    • B. monish
    • C. aberrate
    • D. descant

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