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Princeton's WordNet

  1. unheard-ofadjective

    previously unknown

    "a first novel by an unheard of writer"; "developments on an unheard-of scale"


  1. unheard-ofadjective

    Previously unknown; unprecedented


  1. unheard-of

    Unheard-of refers to something that is unknown, unprecedented, or not known or experienced before. It can describe a novel or unique situation, event, or object that is usually considered extraordinary, exceptional or anomalous.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Unheard-ofadjective

    new; unprecedented; unparalleled

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of unheard-of in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of unheard-of in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of unheard-of in a Sentence

  1. Jack Hughes:

    Everyone expects Michigan to probably win the national championship, it’s like almost like a Duke basketball or Kansas basketball-type thing, having four of the top five kids drafted. That’s unheard of, and I do n’t know if that will ever happen again.

  2. Katsumoto Saotome:

    On August 15, the day the war ended, we learned the Emperor would speak to us by radio. This was unheard of, all I could think was that he was going to ask us all to die. Even a child knew by then that the divine wind wouldn't save us.

  3. Holly Marsh:

    Donna's offer was just so compelling and the fact that she offered 60 days of rent back for free, which is practically unheard of, and then the pizza part was just hilarious. It just goes to show they really did something to stand out among the offers.

  4. Sam Heads:

    Insect fossils of this type, preserved in three-dimensions like this, are practically unheard of from the Triassic, so this discovery is very important.

  5. Abigail Kern:

    No one thought that there were any dinosaurs in Missouri. It's just unheard of to find dinosaur fossils in this part of the country.

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    immoderately desirous of acquiring e.g. wealth
    A disjointed
    B busy
    C greedy
    D whirring

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