Definition of unremembered in English:



  • Not remembered; forgotten.

    ‘To ward off alienation and gloom, it is only necessary to remember the unremembered heroes of the past, and to look around us for the unnoticed heroes of the present.’
    • ‘Others, imprisoned for life have already been forgotten and will die unmourned and unremembered after a wasted life.’
    • ‘Most of them are now forgotten, their causes and course unremembered.’
    • ‘The tragic kidnapping and execution of a Yorkshire soldier during the 1956 Suez crisis may have gone unremembered had it not been for the research of local amateur historians.’
    • ‘The truth is they stopped short of me and ate more grass and I think I felt a little unremembered and at the same time relieved at their lack of attachment to a human.’
    • ‘But she'd been there earlier and put flowers on the right plot, so the old boy hadn't gone unremembered after all.’
    • ‘After three, maybe four hours of sleep I woke with a start from some unremembered dream.’
    • ‘Walking alongside the river a little later he met a youth and after exchanging a few words heard him say ‘I am yourself, your unremembered self.’’
    • ‘Hardie doesn't want you to depart unremembered or to be unprepared when your time comes, so he's a little pushy about you deciding now what you want inscribed on your tombstone.’
    • ‘Note to self: notes to self often go unremembered.’
    • ‘Of course, there was a good reason all these bloody protests went unremembered in the coverage of the Newsweek affair: They never occurred.’
    • ‘Latin was still the official language of the eastern empire, but by the 8th cent. it had become largely unused and unremembered except by some scholars.’
    • ‘No wonder dreaming is so chaotic, bizarre, unfocused, and unremembered.’
    • ‘It was to be buried beneath years of dust, un-played, unseen, unremembered.’
    • ‘Last night I was jolted out of an unremembered dream by this thought: ‘How will she do it?’’
    • ‘Under the gnarled and rotted central post his wicked body lies interred forever, unmourned and unremembered, without stone or monument to acknowledge his passing.’
    • ‘It's more than likely that I'm paraphrasing this from unremembered sources, but I wanted to offer the one I've been considering.’
    • ‘It's hard to believe that true art, art that reflects the vivid and energetic motions of life, rested in the gutter unremembered for so long.’
    • ‘To be childless was to forfeit a future, to go unremembered.’
    • ‘No one will pass unremembered, not even those who believe so.’
    unremembered, out of mind, gone clean out of someone's mind, past recollection, beyond recall, past recall, consigned to oblivion, obliterated, blotted out, buried, left behind, bygone, past, gone, lost, irrecoverable, irretrievable



/ˌənrəˈmembərd/ /ˌənrəˈmɛmbərd/