unmitigated

[ uhn-mit-i-gey-tid ]
/ ʌnˈmɪt ɪˌgeɪ tɪd /

adjective

not mitigated; not softened or lessened: unmitigated suffering.
unqualified or absolute: an unmitigated bore.

Nearby words

  1. unmew,
  2. unmindful,
  3. unmissable,
  4. unmistakable,
  5. unmiter,
  6. unmitre,
  7. unmixed,
  8. unmoderated,
  9. unmold,
  10. unmolested

Origin of unmitigated

1590–1600; un-1 + mitigated

Related formsun·mit·i·gat·ed·ly, adverb

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British Dictionary definitions for unmitigated

unmitigated

/ (ʌnˈmɪtɪˌɡeɪtɪd) /

adjective

not diminished in intensity, severity, etc
(prenominal) (intensifier)an unmitigated disaster
Derived Formsunmitigatedly, adverb

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Word Origin and History for unmitigated

unmitigated

adj.

1590s, from un- (1) "not" + past participle of mitigate.

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