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  • adj. Not embarrassed

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Not embarrassed.
  • adj. Not perplexed in mind; not confused; as, the speaker appeared unembarrassed.
  • adj. Free from pecuniary difficulties or encumbrances.
  • adj. Free from perplexing connection; as, the question comes into court unembarrassed with irrelevant matter.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Not embarrassed, in any sense.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adj. not embarrassed


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  • Their white teeth split their faces into wide and unembarrassed grins.

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  • I love the unembarrassed sensuality/sexuality of it.

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  • Then, gradually, the drug overwhelmed her and she drifted into unconsciousness once again, unaware and unembarrassed that when she lost control of her mind, she also lost control of her bladder.

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  • In turning our backs on all aspects of religion, we allow it to claim as its exclusive dominion areas of experience that should rightly belong to all mankind – and that we should feel unembarrassed about reappropriating for the secular realm.

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  • Leary states that "even with the best intentions, ruin photography cannot help but exploit a city's misery"; he defines some elements of 'ruin porn' as "the exuberant connoisseurship of dereliction; the unembarrassed rejoicing at the 'excitement' of it all, hastily balanced by the liberal posturing of sympathy for a 'man-made Katrina.'"

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  • Still there's no missing their common factors—the same gleeful assaultiveness, the party atmosphere, the unembarrassed rationalizations for criminal brutality.

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  • France, with a deficit running around 7% of GDP and debt equal to almost 82% of its GDP, is unembarrassed demanding not only that these limits be met but that all nations adopt balanced-budget amendments.

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