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man unburied, will staunch blood potently. Bacon. The wandering ghosts
Of kings unburied on the wasted coasts. Pope.
What we have said of the unburning fire called light, streaming from the flame of a candle, may easily be applied to all other light deprived of sensible heat. Digby. UNBURTHEN, v. a. To rid of a load; throw off; disclose that which is metaphorically a burden to the mind. We'll shake all cares and business from our age, Conferring them on younger strengths; while we Unburdened crawl tow'rd death. re Sharp Buckingham unburthens with his tongue The envious load that lies upon his heart. UNBUTTON, v. a. toned. Thou art fat-witted with drinking old sack, and unbuttoning thee after supper. Shakspeare. Many catch cold on the breast, by leaving their doublets unbuttoned. Harvey on Consumption.
Id. To loose any thing but
halations. Boyle. UNCALLED, adj. Not summoned; not demanded.
Basilius had servants, who, though they came not uncalled, i. at call were ready. Sidney. He, bolder now, uncalled before her stood. Milton.
UNCALM', v. a. To disturb. A harsh word.
What strange disquiet has uncalmed your breast, Inhuman fair, to rob the dead of rest ? Dryden.
UNCAN'CELLED, adj. Not erased; not abrogated. I only mourn my yet uncancelled score; You put me past the power of paying more. Dryden. UNCA'PABLE, adj. Fr. incapable; Lat. incapar. Not capable; not susceptible. More frequently incapable. Thou art come to answer A stony adversary, an inhuman wretch, Uncapable of pity, void and empty From any dram of mercy. Shakspeare. UNCASE’, v. a. To disengage from covering; flay; strip. See Pompey is uncasing for the combat. Shakspeare. All men him uncused 'gan deride. Hubberd. UNCAUGHT, adj. Not yet caught. His bosom glows with treasures yet uncaught. Gay. UNCAUTIOUS, adj. Not wary; heedless. Unforeseen, they say, is unprepared: Uncautious Arcite thought himself alone. Dryden. UNCELEBRATED, adj. Not solemnised. Thus was the first day, ev'n and morn; Nor passed uncelebrated, nor unsung By o: celestial choirs. UNCEN'SURED, adj. reproach. ow difficult must it be for any ruler to live uncemsured, where every one of the community is thus qualified for modelling the constitution? Addison. Fear most to tax an honorable fool, Whose right it is uncensured to be dull. Pope. UNCERTAIN, adj. Fr. incertain ; Lat. inUNcer'TAINED, certus. Doubtful; not UNcERTAINLY, adv. (certainly known; unsetUNcERTAINTY, n.s. Dtled: made uncertain: the adverb and noun substantive corresponding. As the form of our public service is not voluntary, so neither are the parts thereof uncertain; but they are all set down in such order, and with such choice, as hath in the wisdom of the church seemed best. Hooker. You common cry of curs, whose breath I hate, Here then remain with your uncertainty; Let ev'ry feeble rumour shake your hearts. Shakspeare. They that are past all hope of good, are past All fear of ill; and yet, if he be dead, Speak softly, or uncertainly. Denham. God's omniscience is a light shining into every dark corner, stedfastly grasping the greatest and most slippery uncertainties. South. UNCHAIN', v. a. To free from chains. Minerva thus to Perseus lent her shield Secure of conquest, sent him to the field : The hero . what the queen ordained; So was his fame complete, and Andromede unchained. Prior. Not altered : not to be changed : unchangeableness and
Milton. Exempt from public
UNCHANGED, adj. UNchANGEABLE, UNchange’ABLENESS, n. s. UNch ANGE'ABLY, adv. unchangeably corUNchang'ING, adj. responding: unchanging is also without alteration or change. But that thy face is vizor-like, unchanging, Made impudent with use of evil deeds; I would essay, proud queen, to make thee blush. Shak. More safe I sing with mortal voice; unchanged To hoarse, or mute. Milton. Dismiss thy fear, And heaven's unchanged decrees attentive hear; More powerful gods have torn thee from my side. Pry All truth is unchangeably the same ; that proposition. which is true at any time, being so for ever. South
UNCHARGE', v. a. To retract an accusation. Even his mother shall uncharge the practice, And call it accident. Shakspears. Hamlet. UNCHARITABLE, adj. Contrary to cnaUNch AR'it ABLY, adv. }; or universal UNch AR ITABLEN Ess, m. s.) love : the adverb and noun substantive correspond. I do not mean the cutting off all that nation with the sword ; which, tar be it from me that I should ever think so desperately, or wish so uncharitably. Spenser. Uncharitable zeal our reason whets, And double edges on our passion sets. Denham. Heaven and hell are the proper regions of mercy and uncharitableness. Atterbury. UNCIIA'RY, adj. Not wary; not frugal. I've said too much unto a heart of stone, And laid my honour too unchary out. Shakspeare. UNC11ASTE", adj. Lewd; libidinous; not UNch Ast'ity, n.s. 5 continent; not chaste; not pure: the noun substantive corresponding. One, that in divers places I had heard before blazed, as the most impudently unchaste woman of all Asia. Sidney. Lust, by unchaste looks, Lets in defilement to the inward parts. Milton. That generation was more particularly addicted to intemperance, sensuality, and unchastity. Woodward.
UNCHECKED, adj. Unrestrained; not hindered. What news on the Ryalto —Why, yet it lives there unchecked, that Anthonio hath a ship of rich lading wrecked. Shakspeare. Merchant of Venice. Apt the mind, or fancy, is to rove Unchecked, and of her roving is no end.
UNCHEER'FULNESS, n. s. gloominess of temper. Many, by a natural uncheerfu.ness of heart, love to indulge this uncomfortable way of life. Addison's Spectator. UNCHEW'ED, adj. Not masticated. His fills his famished maw, his mouth runs o'er With unchewed morsels, while he churns the gore. Dryden. UNCHILD", v. a. To deprive of children. A very ‘unimitable' word, like many others of these negatives. He hath widowed and unchilded many a one. Which to this hour bewail the injury. Shakspeare.
UNCHRISTENED, adj. Not christened. A murderer's banes in gibbet airns; Twa span-lang, wee, unchristened bairns; A thief, new-cutted frae a rape, Wi’ his last gasp his gab did gape. Burns. UNCHRISTIAN, adj. A Contrary to the UNcurtisti ANNEss, n.s. 5 laws of Christianity; infidel: state or quality of being contrary to Christianity. The unchristianness of those denials might arise from a displeasure to see me prefer my own divines before their ministers. King Charles. It's uncharitable, unchristian, and inhuman, to pass a peremptory sentence of condemnation upon a tried friend, where there is any room left for a more favourable judgment. L'Estrange. UNCIRCUMCISED, adj. : Not circumcised; UN circumci'sion, n.s. not a Jew: state of being uncircumcised. God, that gives the law that a Jew shall be circumcised, thereby constitutes uncircumcision an obliquity; which, had he not given that law, had never been such. Hammond. The uncircumcised smiled grimly with disdain. Cowley.
UNCIRCUMsCRIBE), adj. unlimited. Though I, uncircumscribed myself, retire, And put not forth my goodness. Milton's Par. Lost. Where the power is uncircumscribed, the obedience ought to be unlimited. Addison. UNCIRCUMSPECT, adj. Not cautious; not vigilant. Their uncircumspect simplicity had been used, especially in matters of religion. Hayward. UNCIV'IL, adj. ... Fr. incivil; Lat. incivilis. UNciv'illy, adv. 3 Unpolite; not agreeable to rules of complaisance. Your undutiful, uncivil, and uncharitable dealing in this your book, hath detected you. Whitgift. Somewhat in it he would not have done, or desired undone, when he broke forth as desperately, as before he had done uncivilly. Browne's Vulgar Errours. Miy friends are so unreasonable, that they would have me be uncivil to him. Spectator. UNCIV'ILIZED, adj. Not reclaimed from barbarity. Several, who have been polished in France, make use of the most coarse, uncivilized words in our language. Addison. fi NCLAntried. adj. Not purged; not purieū. One ounce of whey unclarified; one ounce of oil of vitriol, make no apparent alteration. Bacon. UNCLASP', v. a. To open what is shut with clasps. Prayer can unclasp the girdles of the north, saying to a mountain of ice, Be thou removed hence, and cast into the sea. Taylor's Worthy Communicant. UNCLASSIC, adj. Not classic. Angel of dulness, sent to scatter round Her magick charms o'er all unclassick ground. UN'CLE, n.s. ther's brother. Hamlet punishes his uncle rather for his own death, than the murther of his father. Shakspeare Illustrated. UNCLEAN", adj. Foul; dirty; filthy; UNcleAN'LY, adv. morally polluted; lewd ; UNCLEAN'll N Ess, n. s. - unchaste: the adverb UNcLEAN'NFss, - yo. other derivatives UNcLeANs'Ed, adj. correspond. I will save you from all your uncleannesses. Ezek. xxxvi. 29. Adultery of the heart, consisting of inordinate and
Pope. Fr. oncle. The father's or mo
unclean affections. Perkios. Civet is of a baser birth than tar; The very uncleanly flux of a cat. Shakspeare.
Pond earth is a good compost, if the pond have been long uncleansed; so the water be not too hungry. Bacon's Natural History. This profane liberty and uncleanliness the archbishop resclved to reform. Clarendon.
Could I meet 'em But once a-day, it would unclog my heart Of what lies heavy to it. Shakspeare. Then air, because unclog'd in . space, Flies after fire, and claims the second place. Dryden.
UNCLOISTER, v.a. To set at large. Why did I not, uncloistered from the womb, Take my next lodging in a tomb 2 UNCLOSE’, v.a. To open. The king's army would, through those unclosed parts, have done them little harm. Clarendon. Soon as thy letters trembling I unclose, That well-known name awakens all my woes. Pope. UNCLOUD'ED. adj. R Both adjectives mean UNcloud'EDNEss, n.s. X free from clouds; clear UNcloud'Y, adj. $ from obscurity; not darkened : and the noun substantive corresponds. True virtues, with unclouded light, All great, all royal, shine divinely bright. Roscommon. Now night in silent state begins to rise, And twinkling orbs bestrow the uncloudy skies, Her borrowed lustre growing Cynthia lends. UNCLUTCH', v. a. To open. If the terrors of the Lord could not melt his bowels, unclutch his griping hand, or disseize him of his prey; yet sure it must discourage him from grasping of heaven too. Decay of Piety. To UNCOIF", v. a. To pull the cap off. Yonder are two apple-women scolding, and just ready to uncoif one another. Arbuthnot to Pope. UNCOIL., v. a. To open from being coiled or wrapped. The spiral air-vessels are like threads of cobweb, a little uncoiled. Derham's Physico-Theology. UNCOIN'ED, adj. Not coined; not impressed or prejudiced in mind. While thou liv'st, Kate, take a fellow of plain, uncoined constancy. Shakspeare. Henry V. An ounce of coined standard silver must be of equal value to an ounce of uncoined standard silver. Locke. UNCOLLECTED, adj. Not collected; not recollected. Asham'd, confused, I started from my bed, And to my soul yet uncollected said, Into thyself, fond Solomon! return; Reflect again, and thou again shalt mourn. Prior. UNCOLORED, adj. Not stained or tinged with any color, or die. Out of things uncoloured and transparent, we can represent unto you all several colours. Bacon. Whether to deck with clouds the uncoloured sky, Or wet the thirsty earth with falling showers; Rising or falling, still advance his praise. Milton. UNCOMB'ED, adj. Not adjusted by the comb. They might perceive his head To be unarmed, and curled, uncombed hairs Upstarting stiff. Spenser. Their locks are beds of uncombed snakes, that wind About their shady brows in wanton rings. Crashaw. UNCOMELY, adj. R. Not comely; wanting UNcome'll NESs, n. s. 5 grace: the noun substantive corresponds. Though he thought inquisitiveness an uncomely guest, he could not but ask who she was. Sidney. He praised women's modesty, and gave orderly wellbehaved reproof to all uncomeliness. Shakspeare. Uncomely courage, unbeseeming skill. Thomson.
UNCOM'FORTABLE, adj. Affording no UN.com'FortABLY, adv. }o gloomy; UN.com'Fort ABLENEss, m. s. X dismal: the ad
verb and noun substantive corresponding. He much complaineth of his own uncomfortable exile,
wherein he sustained many most grievous indignities,
UNCONCEIVED, adj. Not thought; not UNconceiv'ABLE, } imagined: not to be UNconceiv'ABLENESS, n.s.) imagined : incom
prehensibility. Vast is my theme, yet unconceived, and brings Untoward words, scarce loosened yet from things. Creech. The unconceivableness of something they find in one, throws men violently into the contrary hypothesis, though altogether as unintelligible. Locke.
UNCONCERN', n.s. Both noun subUNconcerN'ED, adj. stantives signify negUNconcerN'EDLY, adv. X-ligence; want of inUN concerN'EDN Ess, n.s. A terest; freedom from UNconcerN'ING, adj. anxiety or perturbation: unconcerned, having, or feeling no interest or anxiety: the adverb corresponding : unconcerning is uninteresting. Things impossible in their nature, or unconcerning to us, cannot beget it. Decay of Piety. You called me into all your joys, and gave me An equal share; and in this depth of misery Can I be unconcerned 2 Denham's Sophy. Death was denounced, that frightful sound, Which even the best can hardly bear : He took the summons, void of fear, And unconcernedly cast his eyes around, As if to find and dare the griesly challenger. Dryden. This science of medals, which is charged with so many unconcerning parts of knowledge, and built on such mean materials, appears ridiculous to those that have not examined it. Addison on Medals.
UNCONCLU'DENT, adj. Not decisive; UNconclu'DING. inferring no plain or certain conclusion or consequence. Our arguments are inevident and unconcludent. Hale. Either may be much more probably maintained than hitherto, as against the unaccurateness and the unconcludingness of the analytical experiments vulgarly relied on. Boyle. He makes his understanding only the warehouse of other men's false and unconcluding reasonings, rather than a repository of truth for his own use. Locke. UNCONCOCTED, adj. Not digested; not matured. We swallow cherry stones, but void them unconcocted. Browne's Vulgar Errours. Did she extend the gloomy clouds on high, Where all the amasing fireworks of the sky In unconcocted seeds fermenting lie. Blackmore.
UNCONDEMNED', adj. Not condemned.
t was a familiar and uncondemned practice, amongst the Greeks and Romans, to expose, without pity, their innocent infants. #.
UNCONDITIONAL, adj. Absolute; not limited by any terms. O pass not, Lord an absolute decree, Or bind thy sentence unconditional; But in thy sentence our remorse foresee, And, in that foresight, this thy doom recal. Dryden. Our Saviour left a power in his church to absolve men from their sins; but this was not an absolute and unconditional power. Ayliffe's Parergon. UNCONFINED, adj. } Free from restraint; UNcon FIN'Able. unlimited : not to be limited or confined. You rogue' you stand upon your honour! why, thou unconfinable baseness, it is as much as I can do to keep mine honour. Shak. Merry Wives of Windsor. If that which men esteem their happiness, were, like the light, the same sufficient and unconfined good, whether ten thousand enjoy the benefit of it, or but one, we should see men's good will and kind endeavours would be as universal. Spectator.
UNCONFUTABLE, adj. Irrefragable; not to be convicted of error. One political argument they boasted of as unconfutable, that from the marriages of ecclesiasticks would ensue poverty in many of the children, and thence a disgrace and burden to the church. Sprat. UNCONGEALED, adj. Not concreted by cold. By exposing wine, after four months digestion in horse-dung, unto the extremity of cold, the aqueous parts will freeze, but the spirit retire, and be found uncongealed in the centre. Browne. UNCON'JUGAL, adj. Not consistent with matrimonial faith; not befitting a wife or husband. My name To all posterity may stand defamed; With malediction mentioned, and the blot Of falsehood most unconjugal traduced. Milton.
UNCONNECTED, adj. Not coherent; not joined by proper transitions or dependence of parts.
Those who contemplate only the fragments broken off from any science, dispersed in short unconnected discourses, can never survey an entire body of o,
UNCONNIVING, adj. Not forbearing penal notice.
To that hideous place not so confined, By rigour unconniving; but that ost, Leaving my dolorous prison, I enjoy Large liberty, to o this globe of earth. Milton.
UNCON'QUERABLE, adj. Not to be sub
UN con’QUERABLY, adv. }: ; insuper
UNcon'quERED, adj. able; invincible: the adverb corresponding: unconquered is not subdued; not overcome.
These brothers had a-while served the king of Pontus; and in all his affairs, especially of war, whereunto they were only apt, they had shewed as unconquered courage, so a rude faithfulness. Sidney
Louis was darting his thunder on the Alps, and causing his enemies to feel the force of his unconquera" ble arms. Drydon.
The herds of Iphyclus, detained in wrong; Wild, furious herds, unconquerably strong. Pope. UNCON'SCIONABLE, adj. R. Exceeding the UNcon'scionABLY, adv, } limits of just expectation; not guided by moderation or by conscience; enormous; vast: the adverb corresponding. His giantship is gone somewhat 'crest-fall'n, Stalking with less unconscionable strides; And lower looks, but in a sultry chase. Milton. This is a common vice; though all things here Are sold, and sold unconscionably dear. Dryden. UNCON'SECRATED, adj. Not sacred; not dedicated. The sin of Israel had even unconsecrated and profaned that sacred edifice, and robbed it of its only defence. South. UNCONSENTED, adj. Not yielded. We should extend it even to the weaknesses of our natures, to our proneness to evil: for however these, unconsented to, will not be imputed to us, yet are they matter of sorrow. Wake. UNCONSIDERED, adj. Not considered; not attended to. Love yourself; and, in that love, Not unconsidered leave your honour. Shakspeare. UNCONSONANT, adj. Incongruous; unfit; inconsistent. It seemeth a thing unconsonant, that the world should honour any other as the Saviour, but him whom it honoureth as the Creator of the world. Hooker.
UNCONSTANT, adj. Fr. inconstant; Lat. inconstans. Fickle; not steady; changeable. Inconstant is more usual. More unconstant than the wind; who woos Even now the frozen bosom of the north ; And, being angered, puffs away from thence, Turning his face to the dew-dropping south. Shaksp. UNCONSTRAIN'ED, adj.) Not compelled or UNconstra IN'EDLY, adv. ; restrained: the adUNconstraint', n. s. verb corresponding: freedom from constraint; ease. These be the miseries which our first parents brought upon all mankind, unto whom God, in his creation, gave a frce and unconstrained will. Raleigh. Such a patron has frankly, generously, and unconstrainedly relieved me. South. Mr. Dryden writ more like a scholar; and, though the greatest master of poetry, he wanted that easiness, that air of freedom and unconstraint, which is more sensibly to be perceived than described. Felton. UNCONSULTING, adj. Latin inconsultus. Heady; rash; improvident. It was the fair Zelmane, Plexirtus's daughter, whom unconsulting affection, unfortunately born to mewards, had made borrow so much of her natural modesty, as to leave her more decent raiments. Sidney. UNCONSUM'ED, adj. Not wasted; not destroyed by any wasting power. Hope never comes, That comes to all, but torture without end Still urges, and a fiery deluge fed With ever-burning sulphur unconsumed. Milton. UNCONSUM'MATE, adj. Not consummated. Acron came to the sight, Who left his spouse betrothed, and unconsummate Night. Dryden. UNCONTEMNED, adj. Not despised. Which of the peers. Have uncontemned gone by him, or at least Stood not neglected Shakspeare. UNCONTENTED, adj. Not contented; UNcontent'INGNEss, n. s. 5 not satisfied: want of power to satisfy. Obsolete.
tled significations of names. Glanville. UNCONTROLLABLE, adj. Resistless; UncoNTRol'LABLY, adv. powerful beyond UncoNTRol'Ed, adj. opposition; irUNcontrol'EDLY, adv. refragable: the
adverb corresponding: uncontroled is unresisted; unopposed; unrefuted : the adverb agreeing. That Julius Caesar was so born is an uncontrouled report. Hayward. Mankind avert killing, and being killed; but, when the phantasm honour has once possessed the mind, no reluctance of humanity is able to make head against it; but it commands uncontrouledly. Decay of Piety. Gaza mourns, And all that band them to resist His uncontroulable intent. Milton. . Uncontroulably, and under general consent, many opinions are passant, which, upon due examination, admit of doubt. Browne. UNCONVERSABLE, adj. Not suitable to conversation; not social. Faith and devotion are traduced and ridiculed, as morose unconversable qualities. Rogers. UNCONVERTED, adj. Not converted: not persuaded of the truth of Christianity. Salvation belongeth unto none, but such as call upon the name of our Lord Jesus Christ; which nations as et unconverted neither do, nor possibly can do, till they lieve. Hooker. The apostle reminds the Ephesians of the guilt and misery of their former unconverted estate, when aliens from the commonwealth of Israel. Rogers. UNCONVINCED, adj. Not convinced. A way not to be introduced into the seminaries of those who are to propagate religion, or philosophy, amongst the ignorant and unconvinced. UNCORRECTED, adj Inaccurate; not polished to exactness. I have written this too hastily and too loosely: it comes out from the first draught, and uncorrected. Dryden. UNCORRUPT, adj. Honest; upright; not UNcorrupt'ED, }o with wickedness; UNcoRRUPT'Ness, n.s.) not influenced by iniquitous interest: the derivatives correspond. In doctrine, shew uncorruptness, gravity, sincerity. Titus ii. 7. The pleasures of sin, and this world's vanities, are censured with uncorrupt judgment. Hooker. Such a hero never springs, But from the uncorrupted blood of kings. Roscommon. UNCOVER, v. a. To divest of a covering; shew openly. After you are up, uncover your bed, and open the
curtains to air it. Harvey. He covered ; but his robe
Uncovered more: so rose the Danite strong,
Shorn of his strength. Milton.
There will certainly come some day or other, to uncover every soul of us. Pope's Letters. UNCOUN'SELLABLE, adv. Not to be advised. It would have been uncounsellable to have marched, and have left such an enemy at their backs. Clarendon. UNCOUNTABLE, adj. Innumerable.