unstained

adjective
un·​stained | \ ˌən-ˈstānd How to pronounce unstained (audio) \

Definition of unstained

: not stained: such as
a : not discolored by a stain unstained clothing
b : not morally blemished or tainted an unstained reputation … a life unstained except by such spots as are inseparable from human nature …— Nathaniel Hawthorne

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Recent Examples on the Web The decor will be simple and uncluttered, with plaster walls and an unstained concrete floor. Dana Oland, idahostatesman, "This new Downtown eatery aims to offer wine and casual fare with a pub-crawl vibe," 25 Jan. 2018

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First Known Use of unstained

1555, in the meaning defined above

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“Unstained.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/unstained. Accessed 3 Jun. 2020.

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