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unrestraint

[uhn-ri-streynt]
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noun
  1. absence of or freedom from restraint.

Origin of unrestraint

First recorded in 1795–1805; un-1 + restraint
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Examples from the Web for unrestraint

Historical Examples

  • He wanted to get back to his book, and to the unrestraint of the dear old schoolroom.

    The Children of Wilton Chase

    Mrs. L. T. Meade

  • But so also do many of the subtler forms of unrestraint or intemperate action.

    Ethics

    John Dewey and James Hayden Tufts

  • Bat looked at the man with all the unrestraint of the practiced negotiator.

  • But she was overcome, and he suffered a pang of regret at his unrestraint.

  • In the rhetoricians frequent warning is issued to the forensic neophyte to avoid the unrestraint of theatrical gesticulation.

    The Dramatic Values in Plautus

    Wilton Wallace Blancke