adjective Date: 15th century 1. not sung 2. not celebrated or praised (as in song or verse) <
an unsung hero

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  • unsung — /un sung /, adj. 1. not sung; not uttered or rendered by singing. 2. not celebrated in song or verse; not praised or acclaimed: the unsung heroes of the war. [1375 1425 for def. 1; 1660 70 for def 2; late ME; see UN 1, SUNG] * * * …   Universalium

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