uninhibited

adjective
un·​in·​hib·​it·​ed | \ ˌən-in-ˈhi-bə-təd How to pronounce uninhibited (audio) \

Definition of uninhibited

: free from inhibition uninhibited exuberance also : boisterously informal a festive uninhibited party

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Other Words from uninhibited

uninhibitedly adverb
uninhibitedness noun

Examples of uninhibited in a Sentence

She's very uninhibited and is always the life of the party. an uninhibited child who laughed and cried with equal abandon

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First, international inspectors must be granted full and uninhibited access to all suspicious nuclear sites in Iran. Danny Danon, WSJ, "Israel and Its Neighbors Need an Iran Deal Overhaul," 30 Apr. 2018 Futuristic design was also a calling card of uninhibited self-expression. Lauren Valenti, Vogue, "The Best Hair and Makeup Looks From the 2018 CFDA/Vogue Fashion Fund Show," 6 Nov. 2018 Like the Girl lamps on set, the women are (mostly) nude and (entirely) uninhibited, draping limb over limb and curling up in awkward poses. Laura Regensdorf, Vogue, "Katie Stout’s “Girl Lamps” Come to Life in a New Collaboration with the Fashion Label Phelan," 7 Dec. 2018 There's a certain uninhibited confidence about them. Jennifer Lance, Glamour, "It Took Me 12 Years, But I Finally Got Over My Fear of Lipstick," 29 July 2018 The song, written by Monét and produced by Tommy Brown, portrays a woman uninhibited unapologetically. Ashley Lyle, Billboard, "Victoria Monét Releases Saucy 'Freak' Video: Premiere," 1 May 2018 Either way, sweaty Justin was for sure jealous of uninhibited Pete who removed his shirt in the sweltering NYC heat. Carolyn Twersky, Seventeen, "Justin Bieber, Hailey Baldwin and Ariana Grande's Fiancé, Pete Davidson, Hung Out and Things Got Weird," 7 Sep. 2018 Moll is such a complex young woman, both repressed and totally uninhibited. Taylor Antrim, Vogue, "Rising Star Jessie Buckley Talks About Her Role in the New British Thriller Beast," 9 May 2018 Compared to Daisy, Melinda is confident, unconventional and uninhibited; naturally, Dr. Bruckner falls in love with her. Jesse Green, New York Times, "Review: ‘On a Clear Day,’ Eternally Odd, Gets Yet Another Life," 28 June 2018

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First Known Use of uninhibited

1880, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of uninhibited was in 1880

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uninhibited

adjective

English Language Learners Definition of uninhibited

: able to express thoughts and feelings freely : not inhibited

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