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unweighed

[uhn-weyd] /ʌnˈweɪd/
adjective
1.
not weighed, as for poundage.
2.
not carefully thought about, as statements or opinions.
Origin of unweighed
1475-1485
First recorded in 1475-85; un-1 + weigh1 + -ed2
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  • What an unweighed behaviour hath 20 this Flemish drunkard picked—with the devils name!

    The Merry Wives of Windsor William Shakespeare
  • All my life-service is unweighed against that faithless hour of my forswearing.

  • There was no abstraction about Letitia, no cursory, unweighed chattering of things so obvious as to need no comment.

    Miss Primrose

    Roy Rolfe Gilson
  • And now it seemed to me as if my riding cap was heavy with undeveloped bulbs, uncrystallized sugar, unweighed green tea.

    Daisy Elizabeth Wetherell
British Dictionary definitions for unweighed

unweighed

/ʌnˈweɪd/
adjective
1.
(of quantities purchased, etc) not measured for weight
2.
(of statements, etc) not carefully considered
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