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un·mixed

 (ŭn-mĭkst′)
adj.
Free from other elements; pure: unmixed pleasure; an unmixed blessing.

un·mix′ed·ly (-mĭk′sĭd-lē) adv.

unmixed

(ʌnˈmɪkst)
adj
1. not constituting a compound
2. not combined with something else; pure

un•mixed

or un•mixt

(ʌnˈmɪkst)

adj.
not mixed; pure.
[1520–30]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.unmixed - not mixed with extraneous elementsunmixed - not mixed with extraneous elements; "plain water"; "sheer wine"; "not an unmixed blessing"
pure - free of extraneous elements of any kind; "pure air and water"; "pure gold"; "pure primary colors"; "the violin's pure and lovely song"; "pure tones"; "pure oxygen"
2.unmixed - not constituting a compound
uncombined - not joined or united into one

unmixed

adjective
1. Free from extraneous elements:
2. Not diluted or mixed with other substances:
Translations

unmixed

[ˈʌnˈmɪkst] ADJsin mezcla, puro

unmixed

adj bloodunvermischt; delight, pleasurerein, ungetrübt; to be an unmixed blessingder reine Segen sein
References in classic literature ?
I have sought to impart this relief to the more serious passages in the book, not only because I believe myself to be justified in doing so by the laws of Art -- but because experience has taught me (what the experience of my readers will doubtless confirm) that there is no such moral phenomenon as unmixed tragedy to be found in the world around us.
Of a sudden things became mortal that before had learnt to be immortal, and things unmixed before mixed.
He exerted himself, during his sojourn among this simple and well-disposed people, to inculcate, as far as he was able, the gentle and humanizing precepts of the Christian faith, and to make them acquainted with the leading points of its history; and it speaks highly for the purity and benignity of his heart, that he derived unmixed happiness from the task.
HE was all astonishment at the appearance of my visitor, and at first observed Sir James with an attention which I was pleased to see not unmixed with jealousy; but unluckily it was impossible for me really to torment him, as Sir James, though extremely gallant to me, very soon made the whole party understand that his heart was devoted to my daughter.
This is the result of my experience in raising beans: Plant the common small white bush bean about the first of June, in rows three feet by eighteen inches apart, being careful to select fresh round and unmixed seed.
Next was Tashtego, an unmixed Indian from Gay Head, the most westerly promontory of Martha's Vineyard, where there still exists the last remnant of a village of red men, which has long supplied the neighboring island of Nantucket with many of her most daring harpooneers.
If Europe has the merit of discovering this great mechanical power in government, by the simple agency of which the will of the largest political body may be concentred, and its force directed to any object which the public good requires, America can claim the merit of making the discovery the basis of unmixed and extensive republics.
That which is with you in Spaceland an unmixed evil, blotting out the landscape, depressing the spirits, and enfeebling the health, is by us recognized as a blessing scarcely inferior to air itself, and as the Nurse of arts and Parent of sciences.
His face had become frozen, as it were, in a very curious look at Darnay: an intent look, deepening into a frown of dislike and distrust, not even unmixed with fear.
Her sorrow as a maiden daughter was unmixed with any other thoughts than those of anxiety about funeral arrangements and her own future lot; and, after the manner of women, she mourned for the father who had made her life important, all the more because she had a secret sense that there was little mourning for him in other hearts.
In short, whatever causes may be assigned as the destruction of a pure oligarchy unmixed with any other government and an extreme democracy, the same may be applied to a tyranny; for these are divided tyrannies.
Jane Clayton surveyed them with unmixed feelings of pride and affection.