unquestioning
adjective Date: circa 1828 not questioning ; not expressing or marked by doubt or hesitation <
unquestioning obedience
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unquestioning loyalty
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unquestioningly adverb

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  • unquestioning — [unkwes′chə niŋ] adj. not doubting or disputing unquestioningly adv …   English World dictionary

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  • unquestioning — adjective an unquestioning faith, attitude etc is very certain and without doubts: an unquestioning belief in God | unquestioning loyalty unquestioningly adverb …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • unquestioning — un|ques|tion|ing [ʌnˈkwestʃənıŋ] adj an unquestioning faith, attitude etc is very certain and without doubts ▪ an unquestioning belief in God >unquestioningly adv …   Dictionary of contemporary English

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  • unquestioning — un|ques|tion|ing [ ʌn kwestʃənıŋ ] adjective never doubting or criticizing: He seemed to inspire unquestioning trust in his followers. ╾ un|ques|tion|ing|ly adverb …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • unquestioning — UK [ʌnˈkwestʃənɪŋ] / US adjective never doubting or criticizing He seemed to inspire unquestioning trust in his followers. Derived word: unquestioningly adverb …   English dictionary

  • unquestioning — /ʌnˈkwɛstʃənɪŋ/ (say un kweschuhning) adjective without doubt or reservation: unquestioning loyalty. –unquestioningly, adverb …   Australian English dictionary

  • unquestioning — unquestioned ► ADJECTIVE 1) not disputed or doubted; certain. 2) accepted without question. 3) not subjected to questioning. DERIVATIVES unquestioning adjective …   English terms dictionary

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