Definition of unadulterated in English:



  • 1(especially of food or drink) having no inferior added substances; pure.

    ‘unadulterated whole-milk yogurt’
    • ‘Speaking of buying, the price of four Grapples is three dollars more than four unadulterated apples.’
    • ‘Compare that to zero calories per any size serving of pure unadulterated water.’
    • ‘The society sold wholesome, unadulterated food at reasonable prices to society members.’
    • ‘Fresh, pure, unadulterated and whole foods are the best as proven throughout the centuries and verified by modern science.’
    • ‘Consumers who patronized the T'Owd Lane store were assured of unadulterated food, true measure, and fair prices.’
    • ‘However, one thing it has going for it is that it is a relatively natural and unadulterated food.’
    • ‘Co-operative societies from the 1840s sought to provide cheap, unadulterated food for their members.’
    • ‘The entertainment is free, the food's unadulterated, the handicrafts are genuine and prices are as down-to-earth as the area's residents.’
    • ‘Sheep and lambs usually spend most of their lives outdoors, and generally get to eat a relatively natural and unadulterated diet.’
    • ‘Or perhaps you feel you are a true connoisseur who believes Macadamia nuts should be consumed completely unadulterated.’
    • ‘Noni purée is usually combined with other juices because the unadulterated fruit tastes horrible.’
    • ‘Indeed, Lidia Bastianich experienced food in its purest and most unadulterated form.’
    • ‘His claims are backed by an unknown flow of riches, along with a rare supply of unadulterated grain and water.’
    unmixed, unalloyed, unblended, uncontaminated, sterling, solid, refined, one hundred per cent, 100%
    clean, clear, fresh, crisp, refreshing, sparkling, unpolluted, untainted, uncontaminated
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  • 2Not mixed or diluted with any different or extra elements; complete and absolute.

    ‘pure, unadulterated jealousy’
    • ‘For pure, unadulterated fun this summer, it doesn't get much steamier.’
    • ‘I'm worried about the use of the word ‘truth’ because in the old days documentary was always supposed to be pure and unadulterated truth.’
    • ‘There is no hatred, no violence - just a pure unadulterated love of football.’
    • ‘That mixture of pure science and unadulterated humanity lies at the heart of Clarke's fiction.’
    • ‘Sport is played not through statistics, but through raw passion, ungirdled emotion and pure unadulterated spirit.’
    • ‘He probably knows the answer already, since this is a man who reckons 90 minutes watching his team play can be ‘pure, unadulterated stress’.’
    • ‘While the weather is being wicked, join me in an afternoon of pure unadulterated self-indulgence.’
    • ‘I gazed in wonder at the chaos that ensued in the beer gardens at night, at the pure unadulterated fun that was going on at all times.’
    • ‘Is there no place in this world for pure unadulterated mean malicious wit anymore?’
    • ‘The sad but true facts seem to suggest that pure and unadulterated sectarianism is at the base of the rationale that is clouding common sense and sound judgement within unionism.’
    • ‘Sure, she had given a few polite smiles and laughs and even cooed over her goddaughter, but he had never seen her smile or laugh from pure unadulterated joy.’
    • ‘Perhaps no other form of dance has the beauty of the common man dancing in pure unadulterated joy displaying his boundless energy and throwing open the doors of the heart.’
    • ‘The old ways were the better ways - the pure form, unadulterated by greed and convenience.’
    • ‘There was pure, unadulterated silence between the two of us.’
    • ‘This, like all personality-based weblogs, is about pure, unadulterated, almost innocent narcissism.’
    • ‘The pure, unadulterated pleasure of just flopping out, doing… well… nothing.’
    • ‘The other time-filler was pure, unadulterated speculation.’
    • ‘And so, donning the platforms, the flares and the beads et al the other night was pure, unadulterated nostalgia.’
    • ‘The Maine wood loomed behind it, providing a contrast between civilization and pure, unadulterated nature that was almost startling.’
    • ‘Mind-altering drugs weren't necessary, since this was an evening of pure unadulterated, spontaneous and harmless fun.’
    • ‘No, my yearnings stemmed from pure, unadulterated greed.’
    • ‘For years, Best painfully articulated that the form in outward appearance may be Westminster but the content is pure, unadulterated governorship.’
    • ‘Perhaps it was inevitable we'd end up at pure unadulterated farce.’
    • ‘I sensed his fear and pure unadulterated worry for you.’
    • ‘The other part had to do with pure, unadulterated love.’
    • ‘The roads of Asia, however, are pure unadulterated capitalism.’
    • ‘A trio of rock acts will take it in turns to headline with their pure and unadulterated rock 'n' roll as part of ‘The New School of Rock’ tour.’
    • ‘It was like the Coliseum in Rome, pure, unadulterated barbarism.’
    • ‘Drink this one for unadulterated fun - it has the perfect name for it.’
    • ‘Most of the time, they serve the status quo happily under the disguise of providing pure, unadulterated information.’
    • ‘This resulted in a few innocuously ribald emails going back and forth until he agreed, which is credit to the pure, unadulterated force that is my charm.’
    absolute, unqualified, unconditional, categorical, complete, total, thoroughgoing, downright, outright, utter, out-and-out, unalloyed, undiluted, unmixed, untempered, unmoderated, unmodified, unabated, undiminished, unmollified, unsoftened, unredeemed, unambiguous, unequivocal, veritable, perfect, consummate, pure, sheer, rank, in every way, positive, real, deep-dyed
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