What does unheeded mean?

Definitions for unheeded

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. ignored, neglected, unheeded(adj)


    "his cries were unheeded"; "Shaw's neglected one-act comedy, `A Village Wooing'"; "her ignored advice"


  1. unheeded(Adjective)

    Not heeded; not listened to; ignored; of advice, not followed.

  2. Origin: From un- + heeded.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Unheeded

    un-hē′ded, adj. not heeded, unnoticed.—adv. Unheed′edly.—adj. Unheed′ful, not heedful, rash.—advs. Unheed′fully, Unheed′ily (Spens.).—adj. Unheed′ing, heedless, careless.—adv. Unheed′ingly.—adj. Unheed′y, careless: precipitate.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of unheeded in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of unheeded in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Jean Baudrillard:

    A society which allows an abominable event to burgeon from its dung heap and grow on its surface is like a man who lets a fly crawl unheeded across his face or saliva dribble from his mouth -- either epileptic or dead.

  2. Robert Smith:

    New data also show very clearly that a substantial fraction of adults are not willing to undergo colonoscopy and thus recommendations to get a colonoscopy in this group will go unheeded, the data also show that many of these adults will accept stool testing, and thus achieving high rates of colorectal cancer screening in the practice setting requires providing at least the option for colonoscopy or, ideally, a high sensitivity FIT.

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