unfiltered

adjective
un·​fil·​tered | \ ˌən-ˈfil-tərd How to pronounce unfiltered (audio) \

Definition of unfiltered

1 : not filtered unfiltered wine also : not modified, processed, or refined unfiltered commercial publicity material— Paul Grimes
2 : lacking a filter an unfiltered cigarette

Examples of unfiltered in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Do not look at the uneclipsed or partially eclipsed sun through an unfiltered camera, telescope, binoculars or other optical device. Ashley Strickland, CNN, "Solar eclipse 2020: How and when to watch the June annular eclipse," 19 June 2020 Her guests—who include her thrifty Aunt TC and her brassy mother, Patricia—are bold, fun, and refreshingly unfiltered. Priya Krishna, Southern Living, "Kardea Brown Honors Gullah Cuisine and Her Family’s Traditions," 17 June 2020 Trump loves the rallies as a chance to deliver his message unfiltered, aides said, and to bask in the adulation of his supporters. David Jackson, USA TODAY, "Donald Trump to host rallies in Florida, Oklahoma, Arizona, North Carolina," 10 June 2020 They are designed to release air when the wearer exhales, reducing humidity but also allowing unfiltered breath to exit the coverings. Katie Peek, Scientific American, "How to Use Masks during the Coronavirus Pandemic," 2 June 2020 Newspapers, magazines, and websites aren't neutral billboards (like social media) where everyone gets a chance to post their opinions unfiltered, with only the most minimum of oversight. Damon Linker, TheWeek, "When journalists stop believing in debate," 4 June 2020 Its unfined and unfiltered Syrah is a flavor bomb of dark fruits, but loaded with enough acidity and tannins to keep it from becoming overblown. Chris Macias, SFChronicle.com, "Building 43 is an Alameda winery in a former Naval weapons shop," 2 June 2020 Behind the scenes, the unanimous All-American set the tone for the player exit interviews, with unabashed and unfiltered honestly, that led to the Kelly offseason reboot. Eric Hansen, Indianapolis Star, "Notre Dame football: Notable people, games, moments from Brian Kelly era," 28 Jan. 2020 The Last Dance,’ which debuts Sunday, might shock some fans with its unfiltered behind-the-scenes look at Michael Jordan and the Chicago Bulls. Los Angeles Times, "Column: ESPN’s ‘The Last Dance’ docuseries was an unfinished symphony until just recently," 1 May 2020

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First Known Use of unfiltered

circa 1775, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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“Unfiltered.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/unfiltered. Accessed 8 Jul. 2020.

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