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unquestioned

[uhn-kwes-chuh nd] /ʌnˈkwɛs tʃənd/
adjective
1.
not open to doubt or question; undisputed:
Dante's poetic mastery remains unquestioned.
2.
not inquired into, investigated, or interrogated:
The eyewitness went unquestioned.
Origin
1595-1605
1595-1605; un-1 + question + -ed2
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  • It has been parroted by all of the published popular and academic authors, unquestioned and unsubstantiated.
  • KB said what he said as evidence that this principle is unquestioned, or rather, universally regarded as coherent.
  • Remember that all of us continue to exist on answered questions and unquestioned answers.
  • Over the ensuing millennium, this ancient theory remained largely unquestioned.
  • It held the stage, unquestioned, for more than two hundred years.
  • His originality, technical mastery, and intellectual depth are unquestioned.
  • He never again had the same unquestioned confidence in science.
  • It was written by a scientist of unquestioned authority and integrity.
  • Architecturally, these towns may produce shudders, but the comfort of their hotels is unquestioned.
  • Doctrines so unquestionable, and in time so unquestioned, in the early nineties aroused vigorous antagonism.
British Dictionary definitions for unquestioned

unquestioned

/ʌnˈkwɛstʃənd/
adjective
1.
accepted without question
2.
not admitting of doubt or question: unquestioned power
3.
not questioned or interrogated
4.
(rare) not examined or investigated
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