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So many people do not know her story, and I’m so glad that there is a documentary in the works to honor this unsung hero.

We shall begin with long books for long trips, starting with “The Long Ships” by Frans Bengtsson, one of the great unsung novels of the 20th century.

We also came to the conclusion that technical sales professionals have been the unsung heroes of sales, behind the scenes driving enterprise.

My practice of making the invisible visible—whether it’s microscopic worlds or the often unseen struggles of communities of color—comes from the same place of revealing the unsung or the unseen.

From Time

To Clove, health care workers have been the unsung heroes of our world, putting their patients’ mind-body needs above their own.

From Fortune

Among the characters to be portrayed were the people I had written about—the unsung heroes of the Selma campaign.

There is, however, one unsung hero to this otherwise tawdry story.

The film was praised for showcasing the many unsung heroes of the movement who were ignored by previous film makers.

There, in his cluttered office at the end of a gravel lane, I came face to face with one of my unsung literary heroes.

Paul Hemphill was one of the great unsung writers of the American South.

Whether their hearts were turned Troy-ward in the gean or to some small unsung British tre or Troynovant, who can tell?

A symbol representing all the millions of unsung heroes and heroines who have died fighting for the human species.

Through him mortal men are famed or un-famed, sung or unsung alike, as great Zeus wills.

But this great pioneer waterway, fit theme for an ode, is to-day our unsung river.

Other unsung beliefs may have obtained ere the Brahmans grew powerful and systematized an orthodox creed.


On this page you'll find 21 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to unsung, such as: anonymous, neglected, overlooked, unacknowledged, unrecognized, and disregarded.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.