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unalloyed

Pronunciation: /ˌʌnəˈlɔɪd/

Translation of unalloyed in Spanish:

adjective/adjetivo

  • 1.1 [metal] sin aleación, puro
    Example sentences
    • The original character, the unalloyed metal, the truth in its purity, will gradually shed the accidental accumulations of circumstance, and reemerge from its errant forms.
    • Copper alloys show excellent hot and cold ductility, although usually not to the same degree as the unalloyed parent metal.
    • Both unalloyed and alloyed gray irons can be successfully flame hardened.
    1.2 [literary/literario] [happiness] perfecto; [gloom/tedium] absoluto, completo
    Example sentences
    • The theme is pure, unalloyed loving devotion to Krishna.
    • I would like to say a word on behalf of Idleness - pure, unadulterated indolence, unalloyed by even the slightest tinge of Purpose or Usefulness.
    • For pure, unalloyed managerial anger, not manufactured, we need look no further than Graeme Souness.

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