unbraked

adjective
un·​braked | \ ˌən-ˈbrākt How to pronounce unbraked (audio) \

Definition of unbraked

: not braked : having no brakes an unbraked trailer : not held by a brake an unbraked wheelchair

Examples of unbraked in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Though his Impulse came threaded from the factory for a muzzle brake, it had been left unbraked. Derek Mcdonald, Outdoor Life, 5 Jan. 2021

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First Known Use of unbraked

1877, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of unbraked was in 1877

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“Unbraked.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/unbraked. Accessed 5 Dec. 2021.

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