Adjective "Unseasoned" definition and examples



Definitions and examples


(of food) not flavoured with salt, pepper, or other spices.
  1. 'The dish is unseasoned, the pepperiness supplied by the rocket and the saltiness by the prosciutto.'
  2. 'Combined with the unseasoned spinach, the dish shifted from dull to unpleasantly boring.'
  3. 'And what are we to make of an apparently unseasoned blanched spinach roll with ‘vegetable dressing’?'
  4. 'The breaded and fried golden calamari main dish passes the test when it comes to texture and, like the chicken, is unseasoned except for a dash of salt - nothing too fancy.'
  5. 'The secret of a good burger is to mix it unseasoned as salt makes it weep.'
  6. 'The vegetable version fared much better, with crisp green beans and other tender veggies used in place of some unseasoned ground beef and cubes of ham.'
(of timber) not treated or matured.
  1. 'Chesterfield Council leader Ray Russell said there were three key things on offer to visitors - the famous crooked spire at St Mary's Church, thought to have been caused by unseasoned timbers used in its construction buckling over time.'
  2. 'The unseasoned oak used by Heritage is sourced from managed woodlands in France and Russia and the timber is prepared in the UK using a mix of new technology and traditional skills.'
  3. 'Certain conditions encourage the buildup of creosote, restricted air supply, unseasoned wood and cooler-than-normal chimney temperatures are all factors that can accelerate the buildup of creosote on chimney flue walls.'
  4. 'Out of 260 offers he was able to accept 160 full size oak trees and then had to convince the Dean and Chapter that it was normal to use unseasoned timber for constructing roofs.'
  5. 'two unseasoned Americans'
  6. 'Yet unseasoned as he may be, he is the only author with any formal paleontology training.'
  7. 'However, the amount of online shopping these unseasoned Internet users do will depend on how easy it is for them to navigate the virtual mall.'
  8. 'However, I have yet to see why an unseasoned, just graduated engineering student would be the mechanic that I need.'
  9. 'Founded by music director Leonard Slatkin, the program gives unseasoned, but professional level conductors the chance to work with a professional orchestra of high caliber.'
  10. 'For the unseasoned occasional voyager west of the Humber River the trip to Toronto is in and of itself, daunting.'
  11. 'Although an unseasoned raw talent, her performance as a free-speaking, promiscuous teen was a memorable debut.'
  12. 'The enterprise tends to fall flat without the expectation of success, but too much expectation leads the writer to block, the athlete to fumble, the unseasoned actor to gag or go blank.'
  13. 'To the unseasoned eye it all looked a bit mad but it's just the way things are done, the way of tradition.'
  14. 'And it was Hussein, after all, who installed as heir apparent the little-known and unseasoned Abdullah just before he succumbed to cancer.'
  15. 'The unseasoned yet clever boy used the information he gained to become comfortable as a prince, and to reassure his ‘caretakers’ that he hadn't gone mad.'


1. (of things) not seasoned; not matured, dried, etc., by due seasoning: unseasoned wood.

2. (of persons) not inured to a climate, work, etc.; inexperienced: an unseasoned crew.

3. (of food) not flavored with seasoning: a tasteless, unseasoned meal.

More examples(as adjective)

"timbers can be unseasoned."

"woods can be unseasoned."

"salads can be unseasoned."

"collaterals can be unseasoned."