- not characterized by underhand schemes or selfish motives; without an ulterior design.
Origin of undesigning
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Related Wordsreal, simple, genuine, easy, instinctive, heartfelt, outspoken, trustworthy, earnest, candid, serious, forthright, true, perfect, normal, truthful, accurate, honest, appropriate, legitimate
Examples from the Web for undesigning
And that, I have told you, is sincere and undesigning, whatever I may be hereafter.Pamela, or Virtue Rewarded
Anon a spirit of tempestuous but undesigning activity seized him.Wieland; or The Transformation
Charles Brockden Brown
It is, "that organs for a definite end should be produced by undesigning or mechanical causes."What is Darwinism?
Sincere and undesigning himself, he was by no means a match for the duplicity of others.
They are such thoughtless, and undesigning rogues as you, that make a drudge of poor Providence, and set it a shifting for you.Dryden's Works Vol. 3 (of 18)
- (of a person) frank; straightforward
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