unbridled

adjective un·bri·dled \ ˌən-ˈbrī-dᵊld \
|Updated on: 14 Jul 2018

Definition of unbridled

1 : unrestrained
  • unbridled enthusiasm
2 : not confined by a bridle

Examples of unbridled in a Sentence

  1. The crowd was swept with unbridled enthusiasm.

  2. a case that was solved only because of one detective's unbridled determination to bring the killer to justice

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First Known Use of unbridled

14th century

in the meaning defined at sense 1

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UNBRIDLED Defined for English Language Learners

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Definition of unbridled for English Language Learners

  • : not controlled or limited : done, felt, or expressed in a free and uncontrolled way


UNBRIDLED Defined for Kids

unbridled

adjective un·bri·dled \ ˌən-ˈbrī-dᵊld \

Definition of unbridled for Students

: not controlled or restrained
  • unbridled anger


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