Definitions for unvarnishedʌnˈvɑr nɪʃt

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

un•var•nishedʌnˈvɑr nɪʃt(adj.)

  1. straightforward; without vagueness or subterfuge.

  2. not coated with varnish.

Origin of unvarnished:

1595–1605

Princeton's WordNet

  1. unstained, unvarnished(adj)

    not having a coating of stain or varnish

  2. plain, unvarnished(adj)

    free from any effort to soften to disguise

    "the plain and unvarnished truth"; "the unvarnished candor of old people and children"

Wiktionary

  1. unvarnished(Adjective)

    Not having been coated with varnish (or other surface treatment).

  2. unvarnished(Adjective)

    Pure, natural, unmodified (especially in the phrase "unvarnished truth").

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