- not bitted or bridled.
- not controlled.
Origin of unbitted
1580–90; un-1 + bitted
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Examples from the Web for unbitted
So much the worse for the ship, for her cable can be unbitted, as well as the schooner's.Down the Rhine
Like an unbitted horse, all restraint shaken off, she ran free toward the ocean as to her pasture-land.Moran of the Lady Letty
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