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  1. not struck, pounded, or whipped: unbeaten eggs.
  2. not defeated or never defeated.
  3. untrodden: unbeaten paths.
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Origin of unbeaten

1225–75; Middle English unbeten; see un-1, beaten
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Examples from the Web for unbeaten

Historical Examples

  • Is not the unbeaten Twenty-first Regiment of Grenadiers among them?

    The Complete Opera Book

    Gustav Kobb

  • Both the beaten and the unbeaten were ready for a new battle.

    The Sword of Antietam

    Joseph A. Altsheler

  • Take from the fire and stir in one at a time three unbeaten eggs.

  • If a pink ice is desired, add the unbeaten whites of one or two eggs.

  • The unbeaten whites of two eggs may be added if a frothy ice is desired.

British Dictionary definitions for unbeaten


  1. having suffered no defeat
  2. not worn down; untrodden
  3. not mixed or stirred by beatingunbeaten eggs
  4. not beaten or struck
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Word Origin and History for unbeaten


late 13c., "not beaten or struck," from un- (1) + beaten. In the sense of "undefeated" it is first recorded 1757.

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