Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • adj. Open and unrestrained: uninhibited laughter.
  • adj. Free from traditional social or moral constraints.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. Not inhibited; having no inhibitions.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Not inhibited, in any sense of that word.

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

  • adj. not inhibited or restrained

Etymologies

un- +‎ inhibited (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • While most of the children who were classified as uninhibited turned out to be garden-variety kids—comfortable joining a new classroom, trying a new activity, or meeting new people—some of those easygoing kids were extremely uninhibited.

    Red Flags or Red Herrings?

  • "Because Family behavior on the private floors can best be described as uninhibited, particularly in the evening," Cortin said.

    The Alembic Plot A Terran Empire novel

  • He speaks his mind -- at times at his own peril -- sometimes uninhibited, which is a quality Obama has said he'd value in any adviser, and would ensure the new president doesn't surround himself by an army of yes men.

    ModerateVoters.org

  • It's that Heinlein implies that that "uninhibited" nature is the way that women SHOULD be.

    The Lensman's Children

  • In en email to the Observer, Michael Harrison, publisher and editor of Talkers Magazine, called talk radio "a far more fertile medium for the kind of uninhibited, crusading opinion that has marked Lou Dobbs 'style in the past year and a half."

    Speedy CNN Finds a Replacement for Dobbs

  • Does Mrs. Clinton's "young friend" really not realize that unplugged in this context means "without amplification" and not "uninhibited"?

    Damsel in Distress

  • Henry Adams was among the regulars at the White House table who listened to "uninhibited" Roosevelt monologues.

    The Performer

  • The world recognizes that there is a problem with this kind of uninhibited greed.

    Seeing the Forest

  • Alex provides Dan with the kind of uninhibited, animalistic sex he surely wasn't getting at home, and for 48 hours he revels in it.

    High-Def Digest: All High-Def Disc News

  • "working with those involved to see if we can make that happen". his website as "uninhibited" and "provacative [sic] and ingenious" - elicited the information from Robert Gibbs, White House press secretary, in the following fashion at the end of today's White House press briefing:

    Telegraph Blogs

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  • uninhibited – without inhibition; esp., free from the usual social or psychological restraints, as in behavior

    July 14, 2008