unfussed-over

adjective un·fussed-over \ ˌən-ˈfəst-ˌō-vər \

Definition of unfussed-over

: not given undue attention especially with regard to details : not fussed over (see 2fuss 1a)
  • … I thought of the cakes my own grandmother had made, the unfussed-over cakes that despite, or maybe even because of, their simplicity, hold a place in my affections all these years later.
  • —Dorie Greenspan
  • The film has a modest, unfussed-over feel, and a sense of place that's at once familiar and alienating …
  • —David Edelstein

First Known Use of unfussed-over

1968

in the meaning defined above

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