- not alloyed with other metals; pure: unalloyed zinc.
- total; utter: unalloyed bliss.
Origin of unalloyed
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Obama himself shows the dolorous dangers of unalloyed ideology, making transformation a higher priority than repair.A Winning Final Four at the GOP Debate in Charleston
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You are bitter, Rosa, you reproach me with the only unalloyed pleasure which I have had in this world.The Black Tulip
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He thought of their joyous day on the Campagna, and then of the unalloyed hours before them.The Eternal City
I had been in Paris three weeks, and they had been weeks of unalloyed delight.The Rose of Old St. Louis
Our first evening in that house was made up of hours of unalloyed bliss.
It would only worry her, and our vacation was to be a season of unalloyed delight.
- not mixed or intermingled with any other thing; pureunalloyed metal; unalloyed pleasure
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Word Origin and History for unalloyed
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