un·​re·​straint | \ ˌən-ri-ˈstrānt How to pronounce unrestraint (audio) \

Definition of unrestraint

: freedom from or lack of restraint

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the cheerful unrestraint of children
Recent Examples on the Web 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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“Unrestraint.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/unrestraint. Accessed 24 May. 2020.

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