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unbitted

[uhn-bit-id]
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adjective
  1. not bitted or bridled.
  2. not controlled.
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Origin of unbitted

1580–90; un-1 + bitted
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018

Examples from the Web for unbitted

Historical Examples

  • So much the worse for the ship, for her cable can be unbitted, as well as the schooner's.

    Down the Rhine

    Oliver Optic

  • Like an unbitted horse, all restraint shaken off, she ran free toward the ocean as to her pasture-land.

  • She held her head high, and capered like an unbitted yearling fresh off the first spring pastures.

    Patsy

    S. R. Crockett

  • The latter were unbitted and feeding, when the whole of the enemy's cavalry made their appearance.

    The Life of Francis Marion

    William Gilmore Simms

  • "It's easy—for him," commented Brand Williams, discussing Collie's almost uncanny quelling of a vicious, unbitted mustang.

    Overland Red

    Henry Herbert Knibbs