unasked

[ uhn-askt, -ahskt ]SEE DEFINITION OF unasked
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He forgave her, unasked, the humiliation she had put on him.

My money came as if by magic, unasked and unwarranted, like the gold of sunset.

It is always pleasant to do on entreaty what we might be driven to do unasked.

Unasked, the Imp sketched the dinner party, especially Harry's share in it.

"I have also noticed it," said Lorraine, answering his unasked question.

Unasked, Job took a chair, resolved to await Charley's re-appearance.

Yet you ventured here to-day, unasked, in the broad light of noon.

The state sword and sheath, which Adrian handed to him unasked, were rejected.

Mr. Lloyd understood the movement, and anticipated the unasked question.

And that golden week of happiness had come, too, upon her so unlooked for, so unasked for!

WORD ORIGIN

mid-13c., "uninvited," from un- (1) "not" + past participle of ask.

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