unstanched

unstanched

(ʌnˈstɑːntʃt)
adj
1. unsatisfied
2. uncontrolled; unstopped
3. not made water-tight
Collins English Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged, 12th Edition 2014 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1994, 1998, 2000, 2003, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2011, 2014
References in periodicals archive ?
Eliot--and in "Lachrymae Christi," he hoped to salvage a measure of contemporary orthodoxy that he felt was in accord with his own special religious inklings by a rare fusion of Christian and mythological ikons: O Nazarene Lean from long sable, slender boughs, Unstanched and luminous.
To call this malaise a "noxious pollen flowering into / nothing but sick headaches / passed down like an heirloom" and an "unstanched / hereditary thing, working its way / along the hollows of the marrow" is to suggest something more than a child's recoil from half-recognized sexuality.