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unreserved

[uhn-ri-zurvd] /ˌʌn rɪˈzɜrvd/
adjective
1.
not restricted; without reservation; full; entire; unqualified:
unreserved approval.
2.
free from reserve; frank; open:
unreserved behavior.
3.
not kept or set apart for a particular use or person:
unreserved seats.
Origin of unreserved
1530-1540
First recorded in 1530-40; un-1 + reserved
Related forms
unreservedly
[uhn-ri-zur-vid-lee] /ˌʌn rɪˈzɜr vɪd li/ (Show IPA),
adverb
unreservedness, noun
Synonyms
1. complete, unlimited. 2. ingenuous, candid, artless, guileless, sincere.
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  • He placed them before her unreservedly and she at length had his life complete.

    Cleo The Magnificent

    Louis Zangwill
  • While no advocate of violence, he was unreservedly a Whig, and nothing could be made of him.

    The Siege of Boston Allen French
  • Possibly the painter expressed too unreservedly his views in these respects.

    Art in England

    Dutton Cook
  • Were these men wrong, and were they wholly and unreservedly bad?

    The Story of the Outlaw Emerson Hough
  • Her small warm hand acted as if unreservedly mine, for the moment.

    Desert Dust Edwin L. Sabin
  • Most of them continued to smoke their pipes, and all of them stared at her unreservedly.

    A Voice in the Wilderness Grace Livingston Hill
  • I was his constant companion: he spoke to me unreservedly, as a poet to his muse.

    What Will He Do With It, Complete Edward Bulwer-Lytton
  • "I should like to learn," she said, wondering to hear him speak so unreservedly.

British Dictionary definitions for unreservedly

unreserved

/ˌʌnrɪˈzɜːvd/
adjective
1.
without reserve; having an open manner
2.
without reservation
3.
not booked or bookable
Derived Forms
unreservedly (ˌʌnrɪˈzɜːvɪdlɪ) adverb
unreservedness, noun
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Word Origin and History for unreservedly
adv.

1650s, from un- (1) "not" + reserved (see reserve) + -ly (2).

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