Examples of unkempt in a Sentence
She wore rumpled clothing and her hair was unkempt.
an unkempt and cluttered room
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My hair, long, almost waist-length, was twisted into a haphazard low bun, a gray baseball cap, low on my face, hiding the messy, unkempt roots.
Despite their predilection for unkempt noise, Mountain Movers exhibit a strong focus on the record, with drummer Ross Menze and bassist Rock Omonte showing an impressive looseness that’s got nothing to do with sloppiness.
The raid followed recent complaints at a community development supervisors meeting in which neighbors cited unkempt property at the home.
Apartments and condos will take the place of vacant or unkempt structures.
And then, in the offseason, unbeknownst to anyone, the San Antonio Spurs player cut off his unkempt braids.
Its chief executive, unkempt ultra-nationalist Steve Bannon, is now Trump’s chief strategist.
The point here is not to look too styled, so take a dab of pomade, run it through your hair, pull it forward and create some makeshift, spiky bangs, and embrace the unkempt, grown-out messiness.
According to numerous media outlets, Woods was arrested at 3 a.m., booked at 7 a.m. and released shortly before 11 a.m. His arrest mug shot shows a bleary-eyed and unshaven Woods with unkempt hair.
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Origin and Etymology of unkempt
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Definition of unkempt for English Language Learners
: not neat or orderly : messy or untidy
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