un·​sea·​soned | \ ˌən-ˈsē-zᵊnd How to pronounce unseasoned (audio) \

Definition of unseasoned

: not seasoned: such as
a : not seasoned with added spices or savory ingredients unseasoned food
b : lacking age or seasoning : inexperienced unseasoned performers
c : not matured or developed by growth or passage of time : immature unseasoned timber/lumber/wood

Examples of unseasoned in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web The flat rounds of unleavened, unseasoned (gluten-free and fat-free) dough are cooked on an ungreased pan or griddle, called a comal in Mexico. Lisa Zwirn, BostonGlobe.com, "Make your own corn tortillas from (almost) scratch," 2 Mar. 2021 But more likely, this positively bland, all-white, and unseasoned meme is just a palate cleanser, a transition into the new administration and all the memes that will come with it. Michelle Santiago Cortés, refinery29.com, "Why Is This Old Photo Of Lady Gaga & Joe Biden Now A Meme?," 20 Jan. 2021 Some versions come unseasoned, while others are pre-treated at the factory. The Editors, Outdoor Life, "3 Things to Consider Before Buying a Dutch Oven," 7 Jan. 2021 Finally, some of the same tricks that help ease saltiness can help when a dish is too acidic: Bulking it up with more vegetables or replacing some of the liquid with unseasoned water or broth will help balance the final flavors. Washington Post, "You can save almost any overseasoned or oversalted soup, stew or sauce with these tips," 16 Dec. 2020 Diluting the broth or base with water or stock can help, too, as can bulking up by adding more cooked — but unseasoned — vegetables or meat. Washington Post, "You can save almost any overseasoned or oversalted soup, stew or sauce with these tips," 16 Dec. 2020 And the Cowboys have a young and unseasoned offensive line due to opt-outs and injuries. Mark Heim | Mheim@al.com, al, "Oklahoma State-Baylor live stream (12/12): How to watch college football online, TV, time," 12 Dec. 2020 The meatballs are made with both ground pork and beef, but the unseasoned meatloaf mix found in most grocery store meat counters is a great substitution. Meredith Deeds Special To The Star Tribune, Star Tribune, "Italian soup makes good use of leftover turkey," 25 Nov. 2020 However, some anti-hunger advocates say the program has faced challenges from the outset with unseasoned vendors. Laura Reiley, Washington Post, "Trump officials gave a finance firm $16.3 million to supply food boxes to the poor. House Democrats are raising questions about how those funds were handled.," 23 Nov. 2020

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First Known Use of unseasoned

1582, in the meaning defined above

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“Unseasoned.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/unseasoned. Accessed 17 Apr. 2021.

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English Language Learners Definition of unseasoned

: not having a lot of experience in a particular job or activity
of food : not having added spices, herbs, salt, pepper, etc.


un·​sea·​soned | \ ˌən-ˈsē-zᵊnd \

Kids Definition of unseasoned

: not made ready or fit for use (as by the passage of time) unseasoned lumber

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