un|sul|lied [ ʌn`sʌlid ] adjective MAINLY LITERARY
not spoiled
a. if you have an unsullied reputation, people do not know anything bad about you

Usage of the words and phrases in modern English. 2013.

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  • unsullied — index blameless, clean, irreprehensible, pure, unblemished Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • unsullied — 1580s, from UN (Cf. un ) (1) “not” + pp. of SULLY (Cf. sully) …   Etymology dictionary

  • unsullied — ► ADJECTIVE ▪ not spoiled or made impure …   English terms dictionary

  • unsullied — [spelling only] …   English World dictionary

  • unsullied — [[t]ʌ̱nsʌ̱lid[/t]] ADJ GRADED If something is unsullied, it has not been spoiled or made less pure by the addition of something unpleasant or unacceptable. [LITERARY] She had the combined talents of toughness, intellect, experience and unsullied… …   English dictionary

  • unsullied — adjective literary not spoiled: unsullied lush vegetation and wide open spaces …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • unsullied — UK [ʌnˈsʌlɪd] / US adjective mainly literary a) not spoiled b) if you have an unsullied reputation, people do not know anything bad about you …   English dictionary

  • unsullied — adj. * * * …   Universalium

  • unsullied — adjective Not sullied. Syn: immaculate, spotless, undefiled …   Wiktionary

  • unsullied — Synonyms and related words: Christian, artless, blameless, bleached, blotless, bright, chaste, clean, cleanly, creditable, dainty, decent, dirt free, erect, estimable, ethical, fair, fastidious, fresh, full of integrity, good, high minded, high… …   Moby Thesaurus

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