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ungirt

[ uhn-gurt ]
/ ʌnˈgɜrt /
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adjective

having a girdle loosened or removed.
slack; relaxed; not taut or pulled together: ungirt thinking.

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Origin of ungirt

First recorded in 1250–1300, ungirt is from the Middle English word ungyrt.See un-1, girt1
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