/yuˈnænəməs/ (adj)Everyone agrees.
It was a unanimous decision. We all agreed.
Without a maximum amount.
I rented a car with unlimited kilometers.
Having no excitement about, or interest in, something.
Edward is uninspired at work. He needs to find a new job.
‘on the uptake’
The speed at which you understand or learn something.
Artistic people are often slower on the uptake at mathematics.
Something you say that does not explain the real situation.
Saying the world economy is weak right now is an understatement. It is in fact extremely bad.
/ʌnˈkɔld ˈfɔr/ (adj)
Behavior that is not appropriate or suitable.
Telling Lisa it was time to get a job was uncalled for. She’s been looking for work for a long time.
/’ʌmptinθ/ (informal quantifier)
Something happens many times – you are not happy about it.
Edward! This is the umpteenth time I’ve told you to clean your bedroom! Do it now!
People protesting angrily about something.
There was an uproar in the streets after the government increased taxes.
Something you put over your head in the rain to keep you dry.
Oh no! It is raining and I my umbrella is in the car.
You are getting wet…come under my umbrella.
An action, or something said, that should not happen again.
What Mark said to you was unacceptable. He was so rude!
Children being hungry anywhere in the world is unacceptable.