Definitions

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

  • adj. Not contested: an uncontested divorce; the uncontested leader.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. Not contested or disputed; not made the object of competition.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Not contested; not disputed; hence, evident; indisputable.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adj. not disputed and not made the object of contention or competition

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Examples

  • Well, Hillary proved that she can win uncontested election.

    Schneider: How did Clinton win big?

  • (Two incumbents, Republican Dan Wakeman and Democrat Mary Ellen Bossack are also running for trustee, but in uncontested races for two year terms.)

    Living in Dryden: March 2004 Archives

  • Only one candidate will be listed in uncontested races.

    USATODAY.com

  • Nelson Emerson to get a stick on it and Botterill to skate in uncontested at the right goalpost and score.

    National Hockey League - Thrashers vs. Sabres

  • LTE will not be able to claim the 4G title uncontested, it will have to conquer several competing technologies before it can enjoy high speed supremacy.

    Gadgetell

  • That team was forced to call uncontested scrums after the first two games because of injuries to key forwards and a relatively small pack.

    AustralianIT.com.au | Top Stories

  • These facts are uncontested, which is why we appealed.

    Mail & Guardian Online

  • Wasps had held a 16-6 advantage, secured on the back of a solid forward platform and an electric performance from Josh Lewsey, when Leinster called uncontested scrums.

    ITN Headlines

  • Ludicrous comparisons aside – Hezbollah did not distinguish between military and civilian targets in its attacks - one wonders why these "uncontested" facts go unexplored in Amnesty's 70-page report.

    Human Rights NGOs Drop the Ball on Human Shields

  • Imagine suddenly discovering that you're divorced, you've lost custody of your son and you owe your husband $521.32 a month in child support — all without knowing your "uncontested" divorce was in court.

    Archive 2004-12-01

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