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unbridled

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Definition not restrained or controlled
  • But the unbridled happiness of the reunion was short-lived.
    Karen Levine  --  Hana's Suitcase
  • I was conscious, even when I took the draught, of a more unbridled, a more furious propensity to ill.
    Robert Louis Stevenson  --  Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde
  • In the reflection, Miles stared at Brian with unbridled hatred.
    Nicholas Sparks  --  A Bend in the Road
  • "Sir Knight," said Rebecca, "I would avoid reproaches—But what is more certain than that I owe my death to thine unbridled passion?"
    Sir Walter Scott  --  Ivanhoe
  • A vile, unbridled tongue!
    Henry Roth  --  Call It Sleep
  • His father had murdered Hilda with his unbridled lust.
    Abraham Verghese  --  Cutting for Stone
  • The attacking dwarves faltered at the unbridled power of his voice, then resumed their offensive.
    Christopher Paolini  --  Brisingr
  • Here we see him and his queen give rein to their unbridled passion!
    Tom Stoppard  --  Rosencrantz and Guildenstern Are Dead
  • He counted two houses and nearly missed the third, so high and unbridled were the dark bushes in front of it.
    John Steinbeck  --  East of Eden
  • I reckon this was some disrespectful, but with all doo respect to Miss Dorothy she has got a pair of unbridled eyes.
    Zane Grey  --  The Light of Western Stars
  • I can feel Ann's excitement, her nerves, her unbridled joy.
    Libba Bray  --  Sweet Far Thing
  • He had no money, but he found means, when it seemed good to him, to indulge in "unbridled extravagance."
    Victor Hugo  --  Les Miserables
  • He unbridled and fed his horse, and as he re-entered the house the clock struck three.
    Thomas Hardy  --  Tess of the d'Urbervilles
  • She was sitting with two women, and her face, long riddled with wrinkles from her unbridled gift for grimaces, was in a state of animation.
    Milan Kundera  --  The Unbearable Lightness of Being
  • The whole region went on a monumental, unbridled rampage, and only the snow finches, which could suddenly appear in flocks, seemed to feel at home in it.
    Thomas Mann  --  The Magic Mountain
  • He dotes on his children, letting Jackie be the disciplinarian, and takes unbridled pleasure in being close to them.
    Bill O'Reilly and Martin Dugard  --  Killing Kennedy
  • This unusual balance of spirit and calm, of serenity and unbridled joy, intrigued Wulfgar and kept him off-balance whenever he spoke with the girl.
    R.A. Salvatore  --  The Crystal Shard
  • His timid show of affection did not work, nor did the unbridled passion that always overcame him in her presence.
    Isabel Allende  --  The House of Spirits
  • My own spirits were high, and I bounded along with feelings of unbridled joy and hilarity.
    Mary Shelley  --  Frankenstein
  • She could not remember ever having known anyone in such a state of unbridled passion.
    Gabriel Garcia Marquez  --  Love in the Time of Cholera

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