un·​adul·​ter·​at·​ed | \ ˌən-ə-ˈdəl-tə-ˌrā-təd How to pronounce unadulterated (audio) \

Definition of unadulterated

1 : not adulterated : pure unadulterated food
2 : complete, unqualified an unadulterated fool

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Other Words from unadulterated

unadulteratedly adverb

Examples of unadulterated in a Sentence

an unadulterated solution is required for the experiment the unadulterated nonsense that you sometimes hear from political pundits on TV
Recent Examples on the Web The authors argue that Texas middle school students have long received a warped version of history: William Travis, Jim Bowie and Davey Crockett were unadulterated heroes who bravely fought to the death against Santa Anna and the other bad hombres. Los Angeles Times, 1 June 2021 The art of pure, unadulterated dopeness that every Black woman exudes, which beholds not only her internal and external beauty but demonstrates the glory of God the creator. Seija Rankin, EW.com, 29 Apr. 2021 Tanteo’s flavored expressions have been around since 2009, but their unadulterated blanco expression didn’t launch until 2020. Jason O'bryan, Robb Report, 27 Apr. 2021 What: The western leg of the Mother Road wriggles through ghost towns, dusty outposts and the Mojave Trails National Monument, which contains the most unadulterated section of Route 66. Washington Post, 16 Apr. 2021 While the conflict and distrust between the union and MLB is ugly, and the potential of the first work stoppage since 1994 looms this winter, there’s still a full, unadulterated 162-game season to play this year. USA Today, 1 Apr. 2021 Those cars are the evolutionary successors to the 1M, and are certainly the most pure and unadulterated BMWs made today. Robert Ross, Robb Report, 22 Mar. 2021 The world of the Black upper class was one of constant tension, Mr. Graham wrote, where few could enjoy unadulterated pleasure in their prosperity. Emily Langer, Washington Post, 10 Feb. 2021 Straight out of the gate, Flo Milli brings nothing but unadulterated affirmations and attitude notched to the umpteenth level. Natalie Maher, Harper's BAZAAR, 8 Mar. 2021

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First Known Use of unadulterated

circa 1719, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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The first known use of unadulterated was circa 1719

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13 Jun 2021

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“Unadulterated.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/unadulterated. Accessed 23 Jun. 2021.

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English Language Learners Definition of unadulterated

: not having anything added : not adulterated
: complete and total

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