un·​clut·​tered | \ ˌən-ˈklə-tərd How to pronounce uncluttered (audio) \

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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Just a presumably first-rate, uncluttered, purely dramatic interpretation of a timeless, bona-fide classic, complete and unabridged. John Anderson, WSJ, "‘Les Misérables’ Review: No One Hears the People Sing," 11 Apr. 2019 There's a simple touch interface for radio, phone, and GPS, and the interface is clean and uncluttered. Eric Bangeman, Ars Technica, "Review: GMC Terrain gives you the ride you want—at a price," 23 Dec. 2018 And having a quiet and uncluttered room counts for something as well. Christopher Elliott, The Seattle Times, "‘Like sleeping on a bed of nails’: What to do when hotel-mattress hype doesn’t match reality," 30 July 2018 Modern design rejected these, in favor of clean, straight lines, uncluttered spaces, and an overall lack of fussiness. Sienna Fantozzi, House Beautiful, "Here's Actually, Once And For All, What Modern Design Means," 4 Oct. 2018 White offers uncluttered, visual simplicity in a room where many of us spend a lot of our time. Jura Koncius, The Seattle Times, "Sick of all-white kitchens? Here are six ways to spice things up," 16 Oct. 2018 The bass that seemed lacking at first is merely uncluttered and uncongested. Vlad Savov, The Verge, "MrSpeakers Aeon Flow headphones review: songs of ice and fire," 30 July 2018 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

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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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