Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

English definition of “unreconstructed”

See all translations

unreconstructed

adjective uk   /ˌʌn.riː.kənˈstrʌk.tɪd/ often humorous us  
having opinions or behaving in a way not considered to be modern or politically acceptable in modern times: She describes herself as an unreconstructed feminist.
Translations of “unreconstructed”
in Chinese (Traditional) (觀點或行爲方式)頑固守舊的,食古不化的…
in Chinese (Simplified) (观点或行为方式)顽固守旧的,食古不化的…
(Definition of unreconstructed from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
What is the pronunciation of unreconstructed?
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Word of the Day

illusion

an idea or belief that is not true

Word of the Day

Lies, lies, lies!

by Kate Woodford,
February 25, 2015
​​​ According to sociologists (=people who study the relationships between people living in groups), we are good at lying. As a species, we have developed a remarkable ability to deceive each other (= persuade each other that something false is true). Being able to say things that are not true can help with

Read More 

showrooming noun

February 23, 2015
the activity of examining a product in a physical store and then making the purchase with an online retailer Amazon’s new smartphone is specifically designed to make showrooming fast and easy.

Read More