unfretted


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unfretted

(ʌnˈfrɛtɪd)
adj
not worried
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Adj.1.unfretted - without fretsunfretted - without frets        
music - an artistic form of auditory communication incorporating instrumental or vocal tones in a structured and continuous manner
fretted - having frets
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Unfretted by the constant threats, however, North Korea says it will not give up on its missile technology and nuclear deterrence unless Washington ends its hostile policy toward Pyongyang and dissolves the US-led UN command in South Korea.
Class 3 children are introduced to unfretted instruments (violin, cello) because they have to listen and find the note rather than simply learn it from a book or on the internet.
On 7th July, Nehru, declared: 'We are not bound by a single thing (emphasis added) except that we have decided to go to the constituent Assembly unfretted by the terms and conditions, of the Plan.
Loverlike to me, She with her happy gaze finds all that's best, She sees this fair and that unfretted still, And her own sunshine over all the rest: So she half keeps me as she'd have me be, And I forget to age, through her sweet will.
18) The violin's unfretted fingerboard allows musicians to produce subtle shadings when moving from one note to another, similar to the idea of portamento used in the European art music.
Note that the E and A notes to the left of the chart are played "open" or unfretted.