unstrained

adjective un·strained \ ˌən-ˈstrānd \

Definition of unstrained

:not strained: such as
a :not placed under a strain
  • unstrained iron
  • … one of the few places on Earth relatively unstrained by havoc-wreaking climatic changes …
  • —Alan Reder
b :not forced or resulting from undue effort
  • a relaxed and unstrained manner
c :not put through a strainer
  • unstrained juice

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First Known Use of unstrained

15th century


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