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unheralded

[uhn-her-uh l-did] /ʌnˈhɛr əl dɪd/
adjective
1.
appearing without fanfare, publicity, or advance acclaim:
The young pianist proved to be an unheralded genius.
2.
appearing without warning or prior announcement; unexpected.
Origin
1835-1845
1835-45; un-1 + heralded
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British Dictionary definitions for un heralded

unheralded

/ʌnˈhɛrəldɪd/
adjective
1.
not previously announced, notified, or expected
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Word Origin and History for un heralded

unheralded

adj.

1845, from un- (1) "not" + past participle of herald (v.).

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