WordReference Random House Unabridged Dictionary of American English © 2020
un•stressed (un strest′),USA pronunciation adj.
- Phoneticswithout stress or emphasis, as a syllable in a word.
- not receiving or subjected to stress, wear, etc.:the unstressed parts of a car body.
- un-1 + stress + -ed2 1880–85
'unstressed' also found in these entries:
'twas - -aholic - A, a - am - amphibrach - amphimacer - an - anacrusis - anapest - and - antibacchius - anticipation - aphesis - apostle - are - as - at - athlete - atonic - bacchius - bandanna - be - be- - but - can - cause - choriamb - clip - contrastive stress - could - dactyl - do - feminine caesura - feminine rhyme - fer - flumadiddle - for - from - genuine - get - gonna - government - governor - has - have - he - he'd - he'll - he's - hell