unsmoothed

adjective
un·​smoothed | \ ˌən-ˈsmüt͟hd How to pronounce unsmoothed (audio) \

Definition of unsmoothed

: not made smooth, level, or even on the surface : not smoothed unsmoothed bedsheets

Examples of unsmoothed in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web It was left unfinished, with rough, unsmoothed chisel marks skirting its lower third. Lauren Keith, Smithsonian Magazine, 23 Nov. 2020 In the midst of Thursday’s sharp price falls, traders rediscovered the value of caution, and puts became popular again, with the unsmoothed ratio returning to its long-run average. James Mackintosh, WSJ, 6 Sep. 2020

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First Known Use of unsmoothed

1614, in the meaning defined above

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“Unsmoothed.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/unsmoothed. Accessed 21 Jun. 2021.

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