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EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR UNWARRANTED

The following sections will show that this tendency is unwarranted and unpractical.

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

I proceeded to press my selfish, remorseless, unwarranted demand!

The result is a harsh and awkward style, unwarranted by any necessity.

But the animosity towards the Jews must not appear too sudden and unwarranted.

Yet all I could do was to rail against the unfairness of the unwarranted punishment.

Indeed, I fear that this is an unwarranted intrusion on my part, Miss Day.

This may seem like an unwarranted magnifying of the virtues of our people.

He had lost nothing, apparently, by the unwarranted use of his name.

Such a conclusion seems to be unwarranted by the facts in the case.

WORD ORIGIN

1570s, from un- (1) "not" + past participle of warrant (v.).

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