un·​dec·​o·​rat·​ed | \ ˌən-ˈde-kə-ˌrā-təd How to pronounce undecorated (audio) \

Definition of undecorated

: having no decorations or ornaments : not decorated an undecorated room/building undecorated pottery also : plain, simple, unadorned undecorated facts the undecorated truth

Examples of undecorated in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web And fresh flowers make a simple dish like salad, or an otherwise undecorated cakes into a guest-worthy serving. Arricca Elin Sansone, Country Living, 14 June 2022 Twelve grams of the moon arrived at Robert Ferl’s laboratory in an undecorated UPS box. Joanna Thompson, Scientific American, 2 June 2022 The thick walls would have been able to withstand the rising pressure before detonation; the vessel was gray and undecorated; its size, shape, and weight are about the optimal size for a handheld grenade of the sort described in historical accounts. Jennifer Ouellette, Ars Technica, 3 May 2022 But mercifully, each year there’s this monthlong break when the roof cow is naked and the potholders are undecorated. Kevin Fisher-paulson, San Francisco Chronicle, 7 Sep. 2021 The photograph showed off a small and undecorated room. Nicholas Rice, PEOPLE.com, 29 Aug. 2021 The photograph showed off a small and undecorated room that included a mattress and a wardrobe, where some clothes had been hung. Nicholas Rice, PEOPLE.com, 6 Aug. 2021 The room is small and undecorated, but includes a mattress and a wardrobe where some clothes have been hung. Katie Campione, PEOPLE.com, 28 July 2021 After seeing undecorated markers, Sharp decided to place flags and carnations on veterans’ graves across the country. Justin Ray, Los Angeles Times, 16 June 2021 See More

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First Known Use of undecorated

circa 1763, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of undecorated was circa 1763

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25 Jun 2022

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“Undecorated.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/undecorated. Accessed 8 Aug. 2022.

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