Definitions

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  • adj. Not instigated.

Etymologies

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un- +‎ instigated

Examples

  • Of course there was in Montenegro a certain amount of uninstigated unrest; the wine of politics, which they were now for the first time freely quaffing, had gone to their heads -- it was youth against age, the students were enthusiastic Democrats, the peasants were sturdy Radicals and they did not always restrict themselves to dialectical arguments.

    The Birth of Yugoslavia, Volume 2

  • What, then, I would fain discover, constitutes the peculiar merit of inducing persons uninstigated by motives of economy to fix themselves in the comfortless and filthy city, and call it Paradise?

    Olla Podrida

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