Definition of unabashed in US English:

unabashed

adjective

  • Not embarrassed, disconcerted, or ashamed.

    ‘he was unabashed by the furor his words provoked’
    • ‘This was nothing compared with the unabashed pro-Americanism of their declaration.’
    • ‘I dashed after her and caught up with her outside where she stood unabashed and unembarrassed staring around her.’
    • ‘The unabashed display of political partisanship certainly added some spice to an otherwise lackluster campaign.’
    • ‘He broke an unwritten rule for Aberdeen players in being unabashed about his fanaticism for Celtic during his Dumbarton upbringing.’
    • ‘An unabashed populist, Besson doesn't make movies for critics.’
    • ‘Au Pied de Cochon is an unabashed celebration of carnivorousness.’
    • ‘Grab the chance to laugh with someone who's excited and unabashed.’
    • ‘The unabashed stylization of the new popular poetry demonstrates two basic features of oral poetry.’
    • ‘Passivity, in the face of such a bold, unabashed show of power from above, appears to be the order of the day.’
    • ‘This was an unabashed and unconcealed way of hiding the truth from those above!’
    • ‘Both are unabashed liberals who became popular by being openly, even caustically partisan.’
    • ‘The winner would then take on incumbent Democrat Ed Rendell - an unabashed Eagles fan.’
    • ‘His unabashed pinky-extended criticism almost always gives an enjoyable read.’
    • ‘The hyper colors reveal text that is unabashed in language and meaning.’
    • ‘Donahue is that rarest of TV creatures, an unabashed liberal with his own prime time show.’
    • ‘Gradually, the adoration turns into unabashed devotion, as people try to clamber onto the stage.’
    • ‘Walking down the dark hall, groping the walls, was Northeast Philly in all its unabashed intimacy.’
    • ‘The sheer audacity of this album, its unabashed confidence and sense of drama is jaw dropping.’
    • ‘We've done it in the main in an unashamed, unabashed patriotic fashion.’
    • ‘Hilles may have a spare, muscular style of writing, but he is unabashed when it comes to expressing his affection for Luke.’
    unashamed, shameless, unembarrassed, brazen, audacious, barefaced, blatant, flagrant, bold, bold as brass, confident, immodest, unblushing, unrepentant, undaunted, unconcerned, undismayed, unshrinking, unflinching, fearless
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Pronunciation

unabashed

/ˌənəˈbaSHt//ˌənəˈbæʃt/