not equivocal; unambiguous; clear; having only one possible meaning or interpretation: an unequivocal indication of assent; unequivocal proof.
absolute; unqualified; not subject to conditions or exceptions: The cosigner of a note gives unequivocal assurance that it will be paid when due.
- un·e·quiv·o·cal·ly, adverb
- un·e·quiv·o·cal·ness, noun
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How to use unequivocal in a sentence
Determining the precise location and motion of these signals may be the only way of reaching unequivocal conclusions.SETI: New Signal Excites Alien Hunters—Here’s How We Could Find Out if It’s Real | Michael Garrett | January 7, 2021 | Singularity Hub
When I say employee safety is important, I need to demonstrate it with unequivocal safety protocols.Purpose, or ‘purpose- washing’? A crossroads for business leaders | Alan Murray | November 11, 2020 | Fortune
That small poster was, for me, the unequivocal sign of the political freedom that I now have and that for so many years was taken from me.
“The conclusion that Brazil has shown one of the worst responses to the pandemic is unequivocal,” the researchers wrote.How a made-in-China COVID vaccine is dividing a country in two | Grady McGregor | October 26, 2020 | Fortune
To the tri-organizational team, however, the challenge was an unequivocal win.How a Crowdsourcing Challenge Turbocharged Brain Research During Lockdown | Shelly Fan | June 2, 2020 | Singularity Hub
He criticized rather than praised the merits of powerful government, but he did so with unequivocal certainty.
Asked at the RLC about whether McConnell should remain the Republican leader, Lee did not give an unequivocal yes.
Mozilla and Eich immediately issued unequivocal support for marriage equality in both a company and personal blog post.OkCupid Keeps Up Its Firefox Boycott for CEO’s Anti-Gay Stance | Gregory Ferenstein | April 1, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
Dyer is unequivocal about the moral imperative of protecting rhino, even though the costs and challenges are huge.Borana Joins the Fight to Save Kenya’s Rhinos…and Wants You to Help Too | Joanna Eede | February 18, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
These voices are coming from the top, and are both loud and unequivocal in their urgency.
The specific appropriation of some distinctive oath raised the presumption that it implied an unequivocal pledge of sincerity.A Cursory History of Swearing | Julian Sharman
The tones and gestures it employs are perfectly unequivocal, and not easily mistaken.A Cursory History of Swearing | Julian Sharman
By letters, addresses, and other means, almost all the colonies showed unequivocal marks of acknowledgment and gratitude.The Loyalists of America and Their Times, Vol. 1 of 2 | Egerton Ryerson
Each statement has been proved to be a definite and unequivocal falsehood.
But in the problem plays of the past it finds the material it fain would see applied to a bolder, unequivocal purpose.The Onlooker, Volume 1, Part 2 | Various
British Dictionary definitions for unequivocal
not ambiguous; plain
- unequivocally, adverb
- unequivocalness, noun
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