Dictionary.com

unbent

[ uhn-bent ]
/ ʌnˈbɛnt /
Save This Word!

verb
simple past tense and past participle of unbend.
adjective
not bent; unbowed.
not having yielded or submitted.
QUIZ
ARE YOU A TRUE BLUE CHAMPION OF THESE "BLUE" SYNONYMS?
We could talk until we're blue in the face about this quiz on words for the color "blue," but we think you should take the quiz and find out if you're a whiz at these colorful terms.
Question 1 of 8
Which of the following words describes “sky blue”?
Meet Grammar CoachWrite or paste your essay, email, or story into Grammar Coach and get grammar helpImprove Your Writing
Meet Grammar CoachImprove Your Writing
Write or paste your essay, email, or story into Grammar Coach and get grammar help

Origin of unbent

1475–85; (in defs. 2, 3) un-1 + bent1
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2021

How to use unbent in a sentence

British Dictionary definitions for unbent

unbent
/ (ʌnˈbɛnt) /

verb
the past tense and past participle of unbend
adjective
not bent or bowed
not compelled to yield or give way by force
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012
FEEDBACK