- not abated; undiminished; unlessened.
- Archaic. not blunted, as a lance or fencer's foil.
Origin of unbated
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Examples from the Web for unbated
This unbated continuity suggests the past as well as the future.Friends in Council
It was a blessed interlude, too; there was so much to whistle about with unbated breath.The Siege of Kimberley
Your lady keeps full face, unbated roundness, cheerful aspect.The Works of John Marston
He had the faculty of mixing bad and good argument, which is far more effective with mixed audiences than unbated logic.A History of Nineteenth Century Literature (1780-1895)
- a less common spelling of unabated
- archaic (of a sword, lance, etc) not covered with a protective button
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