un·re·straint | \ ˌən-ri-ˈstrānt \

Definition of unrestraint 

: freedom from or lack of restraint

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the cheerful unrestraint of children

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He had never spoken with such fathoms of unrestraint. Benjamin Hedin, The New Yorker, "Martin Luther King, Jr.,’s Searing Antiwar Speech, Fifty Years Later," 3 Apr. 2017

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First Known Use of unrestraint

1755, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of unrestraint was in 1755

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occurring twice a year or every two years

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