unappreciated


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un·ap·pre·ci·at·ed

 (ŭn′ə-prē′shē-ā′tĭd)
adj.
1. Not recognized, as to quality or worth: an unappreciated gesture of goodwill.
2. Not having risen in price or value: an unappreciated investment.

unappreciated

(ˌʌnəˈpriːʃɪˌeɪtɪd; -sɪ-)
adj
not given or shown thanks or gratitude
ˌunapˈpreciative adj
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.unappreciated - not likely to be rewardedunappreciated - not likely to be rewarded; "grading papers is a thankless task"
unrewarding - not rewarding; not providing personal satisfaction
2.unappreciated - having value that is not acknowledgedunappreciated - having value that is not acknowledged
unacknowledged - not recognized or admitted

unappreciated

adjective
Not apt to be appreciated:
Translations

unappreciated

adjnicht geschätzt or gewürdigt; she felt she was unappreciated by himsie hatte den Eindruck, dass er sie nicht zu schätzen wusste; the unappreciated heroines of the wardie ungewürdigten or unbeachteten Heldinnen des Krieges
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THE Dog, as created, had a rigid tail, but after some centuries of a cheerless existence, unappreciated by Man, who made him work for his living, he implored the Creator to endow him with a wag.
His unappreciated worth was the tender secret Larry shared with his sweethearts, and he was always able to make some foolish heart ache over it.
With a sinking heart he watched Dolokhov's hands and thought, "Now then, make haste and let me have this card and I'll take my cap and drive home to supper with Denisov, Natasha, and Sonya, and will certainly never touch a card again." At that moment his home life, jokes with Petya, talks with Sonya, duets with Natasha, piquet with his father, and even his comfortable bed in the house on the Povarskaya rose before him with such vividness, clearness, and charm that it seemed as if it were all a lost and unappreciated bliss, long past.
They who believe their merit neglected and unappreciated, make up one class; they who receive adulation and flattery, knowing their own worthlessness, compose the other.
You are not unknown here, you are not unappreciated. Though "remote", we are neither "unfriended", "melancholy", nor (I may add) "slow".
The charms of their subtlety passed by her unappreciated, and she only received them as inimical sounds which meant that anger ruled.
Even when, slightly thawing under the influence of sparkling champagne, she related to her son-in-law some passages of domestic interest concerning her papa, she infused into the narrative such Arctic suggestions of her having been an unappreciated blessing to mankind, since her papa's days, and also of that gentleman's having been a frosty impersonation of a frosty race, as struck cold to the very soles of the feet of the hearers.
"My lord, there has stood for six years at your very door a man such as I describe, and during those six years he has been unappreciated and unemployed by you."
She was so used to hearing Sellers lash the Philistine and hold forth on unappreciated merit that she could hardly believe the miracle when, in answer to a sympathetic bromide on the popular lack of taste in Art, Beverley replied that, as far as he was concerned, the public showed strong good sense.
"She is going to offer you an unappreciated governess!" Tristram groaned.
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