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unbonneted

[uhn-bon-i-tid] /ʌnˈbɒn ɪ tɪd/
adjective
Origin of unbonneted
1595-1605
First recorded in 1595-1605; un-1 + bonnet + -ed2

unbonnet

[uhn-bon-it] /ʌnˈbɒn ɪt/
verb (used without object)
1.
to uncover the head, as in respect.
verb (used with object)
2.
to remove the bonnet from.
Origin
First recorded in 1800-10; un-2 + bonnet
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  • "No," replied the gray headed seneschal, who attended upon him unbonneted.

    Quentin Durward Sir Walter Scott
  • If she was "superbly gowned," we do not know it; if she was ever one of the "unbonneted," history is silent.

  • She was now unbonneted, and her rich golden tresses were arranged à la Chinoise—a Creole fashion as well.

    The Quadroon Mayne Reid

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