Definition of undeserved adjective from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



BrE BrE//ˌʌndɪˈzɜːvd//
; NAmE NAmE//ˌʌndɪˈzɜːrvd//
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that somebody does not deserve and therefore unfair The criticism was totally undeserved. an undeserved victory She had to endure years of undeserved public disgrace during the war. This was a wholly undeserved victory that the team can take no credit for.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: undeserved