unbated

adjective
un·​bat·​ed | \ ˌən-ˈbā-təd How to pronounce unbated (audio) \

Definition of unbated

1 : unabated
2 archaic : not blunted

Examples of unbated in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web So the chances of multiple expansion continuing unbated are slim. Simon Moore, Forbes, 26 Apr. 2021

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First Known Use of unbated

circa 1597, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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The first known use of unbated was circa 1597

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“Unbated.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/unbated. Accessed 17 Aug. 2022.

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