un·​dis·​guised | \ ˌən-də-ˈskīzd How to pronounce undisguised (audio) , -dis-ˈgīzd also -diz- \

Definition of undisguised

: not disguised or concealed undisguised impatience

Other Words from undisguised

undisguisedly \ ˌən-​də-​ˈskī-​zəd-​lē How to pronounce undisguised (audio) , -​dis-​ˈgī-​ also  -​diz-​ \ adverb

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Recent Examples on the Web Hutchins’s death has triggered undisguised paroxysms of grief among actors and filmmakers who worked with the cinematographer, some of whom posted tributes to her on Twitter. Chris Lee, Vulture, 22 Oct. 2021 When undisguised individuals appear and are recognized, disputes often ensue. Washington Post, 16 Sep. 2021 The crisp was a new angle for me — a way to appreciate the fruits undisguised, in their blushing, powerfully sweet prime, but also dress them up with texture and spice. Bill Addison, Los Angeles Times, 19 Aug. 2021 Neel’s paintings as objects, the insistence of her color, light and flattened compositions, the undisguised preliminaries, drawn in blue, and her surface textures. Roberta Smith, New York Times, 1 Apr. 2021 Exuberance, play, provocation, and undisguised ambition all drive popular music forward. Spencer Kornhaber, The Atlantic, 15 Mar. 2021 These terrorists besieged the Capitol building and then roamed its halls undisguised. Rex Nelson, Arkansas Online, 17 Jan. 2021 Trump himself delights in the dark fantasy of other people doing violence on his behalf, and has talked about it for years with undisguised giddiness. David Roth, The New Republic, 27 Oct. 2020 Its undisguised admiration for Xi’s China, not to mention its almost nostalgic gaze on colonial expansion and Soviet development, doubles down on Mr. Koolhaas’s nonideological esteem for world-reshaping ambitions. Jason Farago, New York Times, 5 Nov. 2020

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First Known Use of undisguised

15th century, in the meaning defined above

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“Undisguised.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/undisguised. Accessed 23 Jan. 2022.

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: not concealed or hidden

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