Definition of unrifled
- rooms left unrifled
- Soon, while the crews were awaiting the arrival of the ship, the body [of the whale] showed symptoms of sinking with all its treasures unrifled.
- —Herman Melville
- a gun with an unrifled barrel
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having a quality expressive of sadness
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