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unseasoned

[ uhn-see-zuh nd ]
/ ʌnˈsi zənd /
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adjective

(of things) not seasoned; not matured, dried, etc., by due seasoning: unseasoned wood.
(of persons) not inured to a climate, work, etc.; inexperienced: an unseasoned crew.
(of food) not flavored with seasoning: a tasteless, unseasoned meal.

RELATED WORDS

bland, callow, green, immature, raw, untrained

Nearby words

unseam, unsearchable, unseasonable, unseasonably, unseasonal, unseasoned, unseat, unseaworthy, unsecure, unsecured, unseduced

Origin of unseasoned

First recorded in 1575–85; un-1 + season + -ed2
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British Dictionary definitions for unseasoned

unseasoned

/ (ʌnˈsiːzənd) /

adjective

(of persons) not sufficiently experiencedunseasoned troops
not matured or seasonedunseasoned timber
(of food) not flavoured with seasoning
Derived Formsunseasonedness, noun
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Word Origin and History for unseasoned

unseasoned


adj.

1580s, "not made palatable by seasoning," from un- (1) "not" + past participle of season (v.). Meaning "not habituated by experience" is recorded from c.1600.

Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper