Definition of unsoftened in English:


Line breaks: un|soft¦ened
Pronunciation: /ʌnˈsɒf(ə)nd


1Not made soft or softer in texture: unsoftened butter
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  • Even if there is a thin layer of unsoftened cheese in the centre, if it's made by this traditional method, it will still have all that flavour and aroma.
  • It is an easily usable glue intended for bonding the parts made of the unsoftened PVC.
  • When I got this pup, I was specifically told that he eats dry, unsoftened kibbles.
2Not made less harsh, stark, or severe: the shade of red is bold, unsoftened by blues or oranges
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  • In this environment, unsoftened by so much as a cushion or a curtain, his amplified rock soundtrack echoes and re-echoes.
  • Not helping is his unsoftened South African accent, which makes much of his dialog very difficult to decipher.
  • Unsoftened by the polished silver of the mirror, her face looked tired.
3(Of water) not having had mineral salts removed: use unsoftened water for drinking and cooking
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  • I would perform a simple taste test on the unsoftened tap water and assess if it tastes good.
  • Testing electric water heaters over an equivalent 15 months of service found 64 times more scaling on unsoftened water than softened water.
  • Will water-softened water make grass dry sooner then unsoftened water?

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