from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. Not pampered.


from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

un- +‎ pampered


  • Edward, and don't forget Crufts - and the royal corgis, "unclean beasts" like the most unpampered of curs. nosmo29

    On Thursday, the Legg report will be published along with...

  • Once upon a time Hillary deliberately cultivated an unpampered, unshorn and earthy look -- but in time she realized this particularly unstylish presentation wouldn't one day earn her the right to boss around White House employees and later win leadership of the free world.

    Bill Katovsky: Hillary as Little Miss Sunshine

  • But the low footfall and unpampered overgrowth meant squirrels are both numerous and extraordinarily bold.

    Archive 2007-08-01

  • In the West, they were largely unpampered farmyard scavengers until the 19th-century importation of large Chinese birds created a veritable chicken-breeding craze in Europe and North America.

    On Food and Cooking, The Science and Lore of the Kitchen

  • It is the season of scents, and the native, untended, unpampered plants are easily and gracefully first in an uncatalogued competition.

    My Tropic Isle

  • Her beautiful flaxen hair, unwashed, unbrushed, unpampered for days, maybe even weeks, looked dry and dull.

    Darkest Hour

  • Because you're a millionaire and have been accustomed to riches from your birth, don't turn up your nose at our unpampered appetites.

    A Sappho of Green Springs

  • Amid this crowd, I recognized more than one face which I had often seen in my equestrian lounges through town, peering from the shoulders of some intrusive, ragamuffin, wagesless lackey, and squealing out of its wretched, unpampered mouth, the everlasting query of "Want your oss held, Sir?"

    Pelham — Complete

  • The wealthy look with pity upon the indigent, as condemned to an irksome and perpetual drudgery, and destitute of all means of enjoying life; a pity they might well spare, did they know that labour sweetens rest, and that unpampered appetite has none of those loathings which luxury superinduces.

    Female Scripture Biographies, Volume I

  • For travellers keeping fit on the road, the top-floor Club Olympus is impressively equipped and a treatment at its spa makes an excellent tonic for mornings after if lying out on the sun terrace unpampered is too taxing a proposition.


Log in or sign up to get involved in the conversation. It's quick and easy.