uncontested

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • adj uncontested not disputed and not made the object of contention or competition "uncontested authority"
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • uncontested Not contested; not disputed; hence, evident; indisputable.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • adj Uncontested un-kon-tes′ted not contested, indisputable
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Usage

In literature:

This force is an uncontestable phenomenon of matter.
"A History of Science, Volume 3(of 5)" by Henry Smith Williams
One writer maintained that by a thoroughly settled government must have been meant a government of which the title was uncontested.
"The History of England from the Accession of James II." by Thomas Babington Macaulay
Everyone spoke of that as an incontestable and uncontested fact.
"The Honor of the Name" by Emile Gaboriau
But the path up the mountain is a right of way uncontested.
"My Novel, Complete" by Edward Bulwer-Lytton
Phinuit's empire remained uncontested till the month of March 1892.
"Mrs. Piper & the Society for Psychical Research" by Michael Sage
Perhaps this shelter suited him so exactly, because of his uncontested influence over the master of the house.
"Debit and Credit" by Gustav Freytag
Among savages the conqueror kills the conquered, to obtain an uncontested, if not incontestable, right to game.
"Sophisms of the Protectionists" by Frederic Bastiat
That is the point, the only point, at which women have an uncontested supremacy over men.
"The Task of Social Hygiene" by Havelock Ellis
But the control of this region was not uncontested.
"The Stamps of Canada" by Bertram Poole
Later, the general weakening of the spirit of criticism assured astrology an almost uncontested domination.
"The Oriental Religions in Roman Paganism" by Franz Cumont
It had always been an uncontested fact in the Watson family that Bridget was plain.
"Our Frank" by Amy Walton
When you listen in on a wireless telephone you will be uncontestably conscious of this.
"Walter and the Wireless" by Sara Ware Bassett
Yet how allow Howie an uncontested victory with the latest stranger?
"In the Mist of the Mountains" by Ethel Turner
But the path up the mountain is a right of way uncontested.
"The International Monthly, Volume 3, No. 1, April, 1851" by Various
The derelict was a schooner, a lifeless and soddened hulk, so heavy and uncontesting that its foundering seemed at hand.
"Old Junk" by H. M. Tomlinson
Griffenbottom had not been blessed with uncontested elections, and had run through many perils.
"Ralph the Heir" by Anthony Trollope
M. Thiers, the great leader, did not find his rule uncontested.
"A History of the Third French Republic" by C. H. C. Wright
Divorce proceedings in England are very expensive; the costs in an ordinary uncontested suit amount to from thirty to forty pounds sterling.
"Marriage and Divorce Laws of the World" by Hyacinthe Ringrose
That is a true and uncontested fact.
"Autobiographical Reminiscences with Family Letters and Notes on Music" by Charles Gounod
But the splendour of his writings was still uncontested.
"Aspects and Impressions" by Edmund Gosse
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In poetry:

When she, the mindless clay no more
In Lust's or Fear's potential hands,
Shall range her uncontested lands
Or sister world's befriending shore.
"The Testimony of the Suns" by George Sterling
Yet, though with Wit's imperishable bays
Enwreath'd, he held an uncontested throne;
Though circling climes, unanimous in praise,
Confirm'd the partial suffrage of his own:
"Sheridan" by Thomas Gent

In news:

East Newark incumbents uncontested .
Marcus wins in Hornellsville, O'Mara, Palmesano cruise in uncontested races.
Uncontested Illinois House Races.
BRUNSWICK — All three Town Council candidates won their seats in uncontested races after polls closed Tuesday night.
The five candidates seeking the open four-year term seats on the Medina Township board are uncontested on the Nov 6 ballot.
No Surprises in Uncontested Trustee Races.
Kenyans Run Uncontested in Philly.
Goleta's First Uncontested Council Race.
Mayor Dwight Jones to run uncontested .
Many Arizona Senate seats will go uncontested .
Mesa mayor, council face uncontested re-election bids.
While four local school districts will have contests to fill seats on their respective boards, four others will have uncontested races.
Neither an uncontested race, nor rain or football could keep some from caucusing.
After three years of uncontested elections, it was easy to presume that nobody wanted the job, the only unpaid elected position in New York State.
It's the only uncontested slot on the ballot.
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In science:

This expresses the fact that direct arrows are uncontested.
Remarks on Inheritance Systems
While there is yet no uncontestable positive signature for oscillations, there exist a number of experimental “anomalies” that are best explained by this phenomenon.
Neutrino Masses in Astrophysics and Cosmology
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