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

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
Recent Examples on the Web Thus, the most affluent consumers in 2022 will achieve a freedom of movement by paying for the technologies, service providers, and safety measures that allow uninhibited mobility. Forrester, Forbes, 2 Nov. 2021 Given the Academy’s recent bent toward the ruminative, inhibited, and serious, Marias’s tendency toward the ruminative, uninhibited, and horny might end up as a strike against him. Alex Shephard, The New Republic, 5 Oct. 2021 The track is surrounded by uninhibited mountain views in every direction. Emma Reynolds, Forbes, 13 Oct. 2021 If missing the 2020 season because of the coronavirus pandemic provided the Johns Hopkins football program with an uninhibited enthusiasm for this season, 2019 laid the foundation for inspiration. Edward Lee, baltimoresun.com, 1 Oct. 2021 Over the next several hundred pages, naïve and self-deceiving Russ remains insensible to the desires of his wife Marion, who makes plans to reunite with her old flame and rediscover her old, uninhibited self. Merve Emre, Vulture, 30 Sep. 2021 Back in 2013, a reality show about a crew of uninhibited young restaurant workers debuted to great success. Washington Post, 29 Sep. 2021 These experiences have gotten me to the places today to be completely uninhibited and the music is stressing our greatness, your grandness, your excellence, your freshness. Melissa Ruggieri, USA TODAY, 6 Oct. 2021 Sitting in the living room of his Brentwood home, he is uninhibited in conversation — his honesty about his circumstances at turns refreshing and disconcerting. Los Angeles Times, 8 Sep. 2021

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First Known Use of uninhibited

1880, in the meaning defined above

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“Uninhibited.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/uninhibited. Accessed 29 Nov. 2021.

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English Language Learners Definition of uninhibited

: able to express thoughts and feelings freely : not inhibited

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