unheard

Part of speech: adjective

Not perceived by the ear.

Part of speech: adjective

Not granted a hearing.

Part of speech: adjective

Not known; not usual; followed by of.

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Usage examples "unheard":

  1. And so it was that when at last he came out suddenly, he was not five yards behind her, but unheard. - "The Star-Gazers", George Manville Fenn.
  2. Each morning sheet hinted darkly at the cause of this unheard- of calamity. - "A Republic Without a President and Other Stories", Herbert Ward.
  3. Dim or unheard, the words may fall. - "The Education of Catholic Girls", Janet Erskine Stuart.