unmixed

adjective
un·​mixed | \ ˌən-ˈmikst How to pronounce unmixed (audio) \

Definition of unmixed

: not mixed the separate, unmixed components : unadulterated, pure a day of unmixed pleasure

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Examples of unmixed in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web But turn it up — or listen through headphones — and Nine Inch Nails isn’t offering unmixed comfort. Jon Pareles, New York Times, "Nine Inch Nails Faces the Pandemic With Hope, Despair and Noise," 31 Mar. 2020 This quality had great appeal but wasn’t an unmixed blessing on the page. James Wood, The New Yorker, "Misreading Harold Bloom," 16 Oct. 2019 In principle, as the pure state of the room evolves, the coffee could suddenly become unmixed from the air and enter a pure state of its own. Quanta Magazine, "Time’s Arrow Traced to Quantum Source," 16 Apr. 2014 Not every new feature is an unmixed blessing though, and the law of unintended consequences raises its head with one of Honda’s proudest accomplishments in the van. Mark Phelan, Detroit Free Press, "Review: 2018 Honda Odyssey is a kid hauler with tricks and treats," 28 June 2017

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First Known Use of unmixed

1526, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of unmixed was in 1526

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“Unmixed.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/unmixed. Accessed 7 Aug. 2020.

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