unballasted

adjective
un·​bal·​last·​ed | \ ˌən-ˈba-lə-stəd How to pronounce unballasted (audio) \

Definition of unballasted

: not furnished with or steadied by ballast : unsteady

First Known Use of unballasted

1644, in the meaning defined above

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“Unballasted.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/unballasted. Accessed 28 Feb. 2020.

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