uninhibited

[uhn-in-hib-i-tid]

adjective

not inhibited or restricted: uninhibited freedom to act.
not restrained by social convention or usage; unconstrained: an uninhibited discussion of the causes of divorce.

Nearby words

  1. uninflected,
  2. uninformative,
  3. uninformed,
  4. uninhabitable,
  5. uninhabited,
  6. uninhibited neurogenic bladder,
  7. uninitiated,
  8. uninjured,
  9. uninspired,
  10. uninspiring

Origin of uninhibited

First recorded in 1905–10; un-1 + inhibit + -ed2

Related formsun·in·hib·it·ed·ly, adverbun·in·hib·it·ed·ness, noun

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British Dictionary definitions for uninhibited

uninhibited

adjective

lacking in inhibitions or restraint
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Word Origin and History for uninhibited

uninhibited

adj.

1880, from un- (1) "not" + past participle of inhibit.

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