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
Recent Examples on the Web And honestly, her uninhibited and flagrant ridicule of corporate protocol is aspirational—mostly because the viewer is brought into the conspiracy and understands her job is pointless anyway. Isha Aran, The New Republic, "A Brief Cultural History of Work Sucking," 15 Jan. 2021 Curtis’s uninhibited balcony party became part of French Quarter lore. Doug Maccash | Staff Writer, NOLA.com, "Did flashing for Mardi Gras beads begin in 1976? No, no, no, say readers," 9 Dec. 2020 Rijneveld’s uninhibited imagination arrives as terror and solace in this first novel, in which a family comes apart after the sudden death of the oldest child. New York Times, "Times Critics’ Top Books of 2020," 2 Dec. 2020 He was cheerfully uninhibited, then proceeded to profess high hopes for his next clinical attachment to another hospital. Kwame Anthony Appiah, New York Times, "My Adult Son Moved In. It’s a Nightmare. Can I Kick Him Out?," 27 Oct. 2020 Black grief went on display, uninhibited, at corporate America’s virtual water cooler. Ashanti M. Martin, New York Times, "Black LinkedIn Is Thriving. Does LinkedIn Have a Problem With That?," 8 Oct. 2020 Perhaps owing to the informal nature of the gig, the group seems particularly uninhibited. Larry Blumenfeld, WSJ, "‘Palo Alto’ by Thelonious Monk Review: A Jazz Titan Goes to High School," 26 Sep. 2020 As Hilton's new documentary invites us to get to know a different side of her life, this uninhibited new hair colour proves just how layered and dynamic the star truly is. Sarah Midkiff, refinery29.com, "Paris Hilton Now Has Bright Pink & Blue Hair — & It’s So ’90s," 18 Sep. 2020 Samuel has appeared uninhibited while running sprints as part of his rehab work in recent practices. Eric Branch, SFChronicle.com, "49ers could soon have clarity on Deebo Samuel’s status for Week 1," 6 Sep. 2020

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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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21 Jan 2021

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“Uninhibited.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/uninhibited. Accessed 26 Jan. 2021.

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English Language Learners Definition of uninhibited

: able to express thoughts and feelings freely : not inhibited

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