unembellished


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unembellished

(ˌʌnɪmˈbɛlɪʃt)
adj
not embellished; plain
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Adj.1.unembellished - lacking embellishment or ornamentationunembellished - lacking embellishment or ornamentation; "a plain hair style"; "unembellished white walls"; "functional architecture featuring stark unornamented concrete"
unadorned, undecorated - not decorated with something to increase its beauty or distinction
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Unembellished by any violence of gesticulation, this might have seemed no very high compliment to the lady's charms; but, as Mr.
The gondola is painted black because in the zenith of Venetian magnificence the gondolas became too gorgeous altogether, and the Senate decreed that all such display must cease, and a solemn, unembellished black be substituted.
It appeared from the unembellished statement of David, that his own presence had been rather endured than desired; though even Magua had not been entirely exempt from that veneration with which the Indians regard those whom the Great Spirit had visited in their intellects.
Each entry is brief and unembellished, often brimming with humor and good cheer, occasionally sobering in the lessons offered.
Illustrator Marie Lafrance's two-page spreads are drawn with a folk-like simplicity, resembling paper cut-outs placed against a muted colour palette of unembellished landscapes.
To float in the gray of androgyny, Hourani created a foundation of garments that crossed easily between womenswear and menswear, such as pants and vests, using unembellished black leather and crepe as neutral materials.
Yes, firing your gun would reduce its value, which I would place at about the same as, or very slightly higher than (depending on the buyer's emotional attachment to Wyoming), a 100 percent unembellished Model 29-6, which would place it in the $850 to $1,000 range.
Their focus on unembellished urban reality made many viewers uncomfortable, thus the pejorative "Ashcan" label.
It's almost as if the unembellished hand sketch of Osama, with his face erased, tells us that it's okay to let the heinous acts of that harrowing day go.
With a wide patent belt that was more obi than belt, Wintour's dress was mostly unembellished save for some black beads hanging from her short sleeves.
Andersen's account is terse, unembellished with hyperbole, and deeply affecting.
In "Glenda, Charleston, 1971" Arcana uses an unembellished, documentary style to tell the story of a young woman seventeen weeks pregnant, who fakes a normal temperature despite a raging infection: