having no emotional response; feeling no pity, sadness, passion, enthusiasm, etc.: He came crying for help, but his family was unmoved—they were worn down from years of helping him to no avail.
unchanged, especially in value or degree; remaining the same, as one’s intentions or principles: Get ready for another day of unmoved barometric pressure.After two weeks of stalled negotiations, both sides remain unmoved.
having not been physically changed from one position or place to another; having been left alone: Does the number of upholstered pieces for the new house include the unmoved furniture?
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How to use unmoved in a sentence
McConnell was unmoved, The Washington Post reported Wednesday.Dow, S&P 500 snap 4-day losing streak on Fed, Evergrande news | Jacob Bogage, Hamza Shaban | September 22, 2021 | Washington Post
My phone sat there, unmoved, only buzzing to tell me I was running late for a drop-off, and that it was docking my payments.
Then-Mayor Kevin Faulconer was unmoved and City Council members who were otherwise sympathetic said it was too late to make any big changes.Morning Report: Majority of Schools’ COVID-19 Funds Went to Employee Pay | Voice of San Diego | April 26, 2021 | Voice of San Diego
In the lobby of the apartment building, they appear riveted but unmoved in the face of the violence.My violent assault, the bystanders who did nothing, and what it means to bear witness | Kim Le | April 2, 2021 | Vox
unmoved by these political concerns, the families in the Diamir Valley braced for a future without mountaineering.
Criminal judge Daniela Barbosa Assumpção de Souza was unmoved.The Brutal Fall of Brazilian Billionaire Eike Batista | Mac Margolis | June 25, 2013 | THE DAILY BEAST
Many of the voters who attended the groups echoed a similar sentiment: that they were unmoved by personal attacks on Obama.
Yet he was unmoved by the obvious limitations that stood in his way.Bradley Manning’s Political Dreams: New Biography of Accused WikiLeaker | Denver Nicks | May 2, 2012 | THE DAILY BEAST
But obstructionists are unmoved by the standard Keynesian arguments that experienced policy economists take for granted.
Mrs. Highcamp remained, as usual, unmoved, with her indifferent stare and uplifted eyebrows.The Awakening and Selected Short Stories | Kate Chopin
unmoved by their cries, she looked calmly and compassionately upon the populace, without gesture or reply.Madame Roland, Makers of History | John S. C. Abbott
It is curious to reflect that these unmoved faces belong to people who would die to defend their liberty of conscience.Friend Mac Donald | Max O'Rell
He swallowed hard, and there was a mist before his eyes—eyes that had looked unmoved on many a scene of carnage.St. Martin's Summer | Rafael Sabatini
Under this passion of tears, lamentations, and maledictions Don Juan remains unmoved; he has done what he has wished.Charles Baudelaire, His Life | Thophile Gautier
British Dictionary definitions for unmoved
not affected emotionally
unchanged: share price remained unmoved
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