unvanquished


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unvanquished

(ʌnˈvæŋkwɪʃt)
adj
literary not vanquished; that has not been vanquished or defeated
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Adj.1.unvanquished - not conqueredunvanquished - not conquered        
undefeated - victorious; "undefeated in battle"; "an undefeated team"
References in classic literature ?
From the face of the man who stood erect, unvanquished as yet in the struggle for life, the fierce sweat poured like rain
On the other hand, the more respected Donskoi was able to present the most explicit, fictional Soviet sequence of specific prejudice against Jews in The Unvanquished (Nepokorennye, Mark Donskoi, 1945).
If there is a new war, it will end with Hezbollah still standing, maybe bloodied but unvanquished in the face of a US-backed military machine, and this will still look like a fantastic victory; a victory of faith over matter.
Even Mark Donskoi's 1945 film Unvanquished (Nepokorennye, based on Boris Gorbatov's novel), which Gershenson defined as "a Jewish film" and which depicted a massacre of Jews (the scene of massacre was actually filmed in Baby Yar, the site of the murder of over 30,000 Kiev Jews in late September 1941) stuck to the socialist realistic aesthetic.
Its powerful impact, created by the integration of sight and sound, is highlighted by a comparison with a vision of ghosts in Sassoon's poem "Prelude: The Troops": "O my brave brown companions, when your souls / Flock silently away, and the eyeless dead / Shame the wild beast of battle on the ridge, / Death will stand grieving in that field of war / Since your unvanquished hardihood is spent" (129).
At the heart of The Unvanquished is an "imponderable tension" that gets discharged into this white woman's body: Drusilla Hawk's body becomes "a battlefield for the derangements of local and national politics" (206, 207).
In "Common Prayer," the supplicant's words come to rest "Between the whoofs / of startled deer, echoing, and echoing clear /creed of some unvanquished mystery.
Forever the unvanquished, Bartmann kept fighting -- and was cleared of all charges.
For the most part, however, this strategy works in Fruscione's favor, enabling him to expound on the common themes and images found in each author's works, such as the nature of civil war in Hemingway's For Whom the Bell Tolls and in Faulkner's The Unvanquished.
Pilarz arguably overstates Southwell's conciliatory spirit, however, for Southwell only wanted reconciliation in the truth, in which he had unwavering conviction; as Garnet wrote in a letter to the Society's master general the day after Southwell's martyrdom, his companion was "an unvanquished soldier of Christ" (qtd.
Like unvanquished monsters, there are more of them out there in the dark.
The fire ant (Solenopsis invicta): still unvanquished, pp.