un·​clut·​tered | \ˌən-ˈklə-tərd \

Definition of uncluttered 

: not cluttered an uncluttered desk

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Examples of uncluttered in a Sentence

Her desk is always neat and uncluttered. I work better with an uncluttered desk.

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In Anne Tyler’s effortless, uncluttered prose, the novel beautifully explores an older woman’s search for meaning and agency in her life. Monitor Staff, The Christian Science Monitor, "10 best books of July: the Monitor's picks," 12 July 2018 Small in size and minimalist in decor, the space is uncluttered and engaging. Gail Goldberg, SFChronicle.com, "Hayes Valley boutique Gazette says bonjour to French labels," 5 July 2018 Its clean, uncluttered rooms lay bare eclectic vintage furniture and bold art pieces that showcase her knack for thoughtful curation. Joanna Linberg, Sunset, "Tour an Artist’s Eclectic Desert-Cool Home," 22 Jan. 2018 An uncluttered and unfussy approach for the Vineyard house was both an aesthetic preference and a budget-friendly strategy. Marni Elyse Katz, BostonGlobe.com, "After renting for years on Martha’s Vineyard, building a getaway all their own," 15 June 2018 Its rich, punchy horn charts, its uncluttered but propulsive polyrhythms, and Gómez's soulfully declamatory style hark back to the golden days of Perez Prado and Miguelito Valdez with Beny Moré. Peter Margasak, Chicago Reader, "Music / Post No Bills Orquesta Akokán resurrect the thrilling sound of 40s Cuba with modern singer José ‘Pepito’ Gómez," 10 May 2018 The key to wearing a tiara or other jeweled headpiece, is to keep it simple and uncluttered. Tony Bravo, San Francisco Chronicle, "The Markle effect: 6 wedding trends inspired by the royal wedding," 30 May 2018 Clean, uncluttered rooms, with lots of light and electrical outlets. Susan Glaser, cleveland.com, "Take a tour of Cleveland's new Crowne Plaza at Playhouse Square, formerly the Wyndham (photos)," 29 Apr. 2018 Violinist Bella Hristova gave the Foss a captivating performance, bringing a pure, ringing sound and uncluttered style to melodic passages and handling fast, technical sections with grace, ease, and a sense of country-fiddle fun. Elaine Schmidt, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, "Asher Fisch leads Milwaukee Symphony in melodic program of Mahler, Britten and Foss," 22 Apr. 2018

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First Known Use of uncluttered

1886, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of uncluttered was in 1886

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English Language Learners Definition of uncluttered

: not filled or covered with unnecessary things : not cluttered

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