Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • adj. Not famous or well known; obscure.
  • adj. Not formally or officially honored.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. Not celebrated; ignored

Etymologies

un- +‎ celebrated (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • Such long singing in the form of an energy along the shores where they sing in great numbers we have all known them, the unmarried, uncelebrated lives of the women equally present around us under the rosy moon.

    what audible skill

  • Worse, it is so uncelebrated in our public discourse that last December 15, while flipping through the morning news shows, I heard the following on no less than three networks: It's December 15, and you know what that means?

    Chris Bliss: Surprise - It's Bill of Rights Day

  • Lehrer and Sloan are founders of EarSay, an artist-driven non-profit arts organization dedicated to uncovering and portraying stories of the uncelebrated.

    Anthony Papa: Eugene Hütz of Gogol Bordello Featured in Animation, Globalization, by EarSay

  • Are there in fact two different types of twitter out there - one of them online, 140 characters and a hash tag, recently popularised by the Pope, the other an uncelebrated thing that birds do?

    Leo Johnson: The two Types of Twitter

  • Such long singing along the shores where we sing in great numbers, the unmarried, uncelebrated lives of the women equally present around us under the rosy moon, under cloud, the cloudy sky, mist, fog, smoke.

    dance of the darling soul

  • They change the world, not always for the better—and that in the U.S. they often choose to pursue entrepreneurship and industry rather than politics is one of the uncelebrated blessings of American capitalism.

    Steve Jobs and the Death of the Personal Computer

  • So why is the Sacramento Valley—the uncelebrated cousin of Napa and Sonoma—ground zero for caviar?

    The Great California Caviar Rush

  • However, they need stitching together, like a quilt whose diverse and colorful pieces are scattered -- unseen and uncelebrated -- all over the Oglala Sioux Tribe's homeland in southwestern South Dakota.

    Stephanie Woodard: Pine Ridge Rising: Community-Based Development Project Gets Underway

  • We hear, for instance, a first-person account of Mr. Jayawardhana, the scientist, as a graduate student at the telescope, discovering the hint of a planetary system about 220 light years away, orbiting a hitherto uncelebrated star named HR 4796A.

    It's Crowded Out There

  • The show features 36 ordinary objects "whose design and purpose," according to a museum press release, "are so well matched that they remain uncelebrated, but heavily used, in the fabric of our lives."

    Genius Of Everyday Things: 8 Ordinary Items That Deserve A Second Look (PHOTOS)

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