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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Not forced to bow down to a conqueror; Erect in posture.

Usage examples (36)
  • Adjective : Even when their country was occupied, the people of Norway remained unbowed
  • Finally, at the urging of her lawyer, she struck a plea bargain for a shorter sentence, and ended up being "unbowed" by her experience.
  • Arundhati Roy emerged from jail last week unbowed.
  • We're bloodied, as the poet says, but not unbowed. for more
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