undeserved Definition

  • 1not earned or merited; unjustified
  • 2not warranted by the facts
  • 3not deserved or justified by one's actions

Using undeserved: Examples

Take a moment to familiarize yourself with how "undeserved" can be used in various situations through the following examples!

  • Example

    He received an undeserved promotion.

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    She was given an undeserved reputation as a troublemaker.

  • Example

    The criticism was completely undeserved.

undeserved Synonyms and Antonyms


Summary: undeserved in Brief

The term 'undeserved' [ˌʌndɪˈzɜːvd] refers to something that is not earned, merited, or justified. It can be used to describe situations where someone receives something they did not deserve, such as a promotion or reputation. It is often used to describe criticism or blame that is unwarranted or unfair.