unbowdlerized

adjective
un·​bowd·​ler·​ized | \ ˌən-ˈbōd-lə-ˌrīzd How to pronounce unbowdlerized (audio) , -ˈbau̇d- \

Definition of unbowdlerized

: not altered to omit objectionable parts : not bowdlerized an unbowdlerized collection of fairy tales

First Known Use of unbowdlerized

1873, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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“Unbowdlerized.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/unbowdlerized. Accessed 19 Apr. 2021.

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