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unbonneted

[ uhn-bon-i-tid ]
/ ʌnˈbɒn ɪ tɪd /
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adjective
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Origin of unbonneted

First recorded in 1595–1605; un-1 + bonnet + -ed2

Words nearby unbonneted

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How to use unbonneted in a sentence

  • She was wholly unbonneted, and was armed with a little gardening implement—hoe on one side and miniature rake on the other.

    The Master of Warlock|George Cary Eggleston
  • "No," replied the gray headed seneschal, who attended upon him unbonneted.

    Quentin Durward|Sir Walter Scott
  • She was now unbonneted, and her rich golden tresses were arranged à la Chinoise—a Creole fashion as well.

    The Quadroon|Mayne Reid
  • If she was "superbly gowned," we do not know it; if she was ever one of the "unbonneted," history is silent.

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