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unselfconscious

[ uhn-self-kon-shuhs ]
/ ˌʌn sɛlfˈkɒn ʃəs /
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adjective
not self-conscious; without affectation or pretense: an unselfconscious manner.
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Origin of unselfconscious

First recorded in 1830–40; un-1 + self-conscious

OTHER WORDS FROM unselfconscious

un·self·con·scious·ly, adverbun·self·con·scious·ness, noun

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British Dictionary definitions for unselfconscious

unselfconscious
/ (ˌʌnsɛlfˈkɒnʃəs) /

adjective
not unduly aware of oneself as the object of attention of others
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