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  • adj. Not dismayed; hopeful; calm.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Not dismayed; not disheartened by fear; not discouraged.

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

  • adj. unshaken in purpose


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  • Tonto lives on a living room shelf, undismayed by the fact that one leg is inexplicably shorter than the other, happy to be brought down to entertain any visiting toddler.

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  • The city folk were great of heart and, undismayed, and I noted the habit of "repeating" was becoming general ..

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  • This was the first dog he had seen leap with bared teeth, undismayed, to grapple with the huge unknown.


  • Romney supporters said they were undismayed by the attacks on the candidates in recent days over his time as chief executive at Bain Capital, laying off thousands of workers.

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  • Black claimed to be undismayed about the prospect of jail time.

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  • After these words he turned to the messenger whom Hingwar had sent to him, and said to him undismayed: Verily you would now be worthy of death, but I will not defile my clean hands with your foul blood, because I follow Christ, who has given us an example, and I will happily be slain by you, if God has so ordained.

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  • Next to actually being undismayed by his professional responsibilities, he valued the appearance of tranquillity.

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  • Mark stood quiet and still, staring down in undismayed compassion.

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  • Narby nodded, completely undismayed by the idea of assassination as a policy.

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