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adjective as in uncalled-for

adjective as in unearned

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What Dr. King said to us was that unmerited suffering was always redemptive.

But conversations with several Senate staffers and Capitol Hill insiders say the shock is unmerited.

The revelation of it as a service obligatory on men in a state of sin, arose from his unmerited grace.

You will please to remind her of my constant strong esteem; it flows from the remembrance of a succession of unmerited kindness.

Our own opinion is that incompetent as it was the budget attracted to itself a good deal of unmerited obloquy.

Thorn seems to have felt to the full all the early naval officer's utterly unmerited contempt for the merchant service.

There's a speech—sometimes an able one—setting forth a long catalogue of unmerited injuries and long suffering.


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On this page you'll find 136 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to unmerited, such as: baseless, groundless, needless, superfluous, unfounded, and unjustified.

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