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adjective as in plain, simple

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Three were unadorned; one bore a wreath, red ribbons, and a name: Adolf Hitler.

It is one of the few pure, unadorned dramas to be regularly found in professional life.

Bake unadorned for 20 minutes (25 minutes if your drumsticks are very large).

But here, it happens immediately, unadorned by the compassion that comes with years passing.

The coats retail for $295; the Gap's unadorned women's classic trench sells for just $88.

He is open to the convincing pleasures of the simple and unadorned life; he is satisfied with simple people.

But the dim brightness, concentrated upon the holy things, looked like a ray from Heaven shining down upon the unadorned shrine.

Her tomb is in a small chapel, dark, damp, and even noisome: it is indicated only by a flat unadorned stone.

Yet he often wrote with a forthright power, naked and unadorned, which could dispense with the aid of literary artifices.

It is a model of close, simple, unadorned argument, adapted to the minds of the jurymen.


On this page you'll find 25 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to unadorned, such as: austere, undecorated, bare, bare-bones, basic, and modest.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.