What does unprovoked mean?

Definitions for unprovoked

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word unprovoked.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. motiveless, unprovoked, wanton(adj)

    occurring without motivation or provocation

    "motiveless malignity"; "unprovoked and dastardly attack"- F.D.Roosevelt


  1. unprovoked(Adjective)

    Happening without provocation or motivation

    He attacked me, suddenly, unprovoked.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Unprovoked

    un-prō-vōkt′, adj. not having received provocation, uncalled for.—adv. Unprovō′kedly.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of unprovoked in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of unprovoked in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Menasha Police Chief Tim Styka:

    The shooter shot all four victims unprovoked and at close range.

  2. Avid Life:

    We apologize for this unprovoked and criminal intrusion into our customers' information.

  3. Avid Life:

    We apologise for this unprovoked and criminal intrusion into our customers' information.

  4. Harris County Sheriff Ron Hickman:

    He was literally gunned down in what appears to be an unprovoked, execution-style killing.

  5. State John Kerry:

    We are consulting with the government of Iraq to ascertain the full extent of this unprovoked attack.

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