unspotted

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • adj unspotted without soil or spot or stain
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • a Unspotted Not spotted; free from spot or stain; especially, free from moral stain; unblemished; immaculate; as, an unspotted reputation.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • unspotted Not spotted or stained; free from spots. Free from moral stain; untainted with guilt; immaculate. Free from ceremonial uncleanness.
    • unspotted Unblemished; faultless; pure; perfect.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • adj Unspotted un-spot′ed free from spot: not tainted with guilt
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Usage

In literature:

Oh, how should she keep her little boys pure and unspotted?
"Little Ferns For Fanny's Little Friends" by Fanny Fern
And so from court to cottage I depart; My saint is sure of mine unspotted heart.
"Memoirs of the Court of Queen Elizabeth" by Lucy Aikin
Their glorious and unspotted record had preceded them.
"Three Years in the Sixth Corps" by George T. Stevens
But by the grace of God, our brother was enabled to adorn the doctrine of God, our Saviour, and to live unspotted from the world.
"Gathering Jewels" by James Knowles and Matilda Darroch Knowles
Many soldiers were there, too, their uniforms spick and span, and unspotted by the soil of the Andes.
"At the Point of the Sword" by Herbert Hayens
You will be lucky if you find a clean sound copy of it with the plates unspotted.
"The Book-Hunter at Home" by P. B. M. Allan
Do you mind the charge she gave us, to keep our garments unspotted till we meet our father and mother again?
"Janet's Love and Service" by Margaret M Robertson
The weather might be cold and gray; their inner sky remained unspotted of any vapor.
"The Light of the Star" by Hamlin Garland
It is known by its unspotted brown coat, its long, heavy tail, and its size.
"Boy Scouts Handbook" by Boy Scouts of America
Already the envelope was creased and worn with much handling, but the square card within, thickly, creamily white, was still unspotted.
"Once to Every Man" by Larry Evans
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In poetry:

Let me wear my white robes here,
Even on earth, my Father dear,
Holding fast Thy hand, and so
Through the world unspotted go.
"My Angel-Dress" by Lucy Larcom
They said, he is safe from care and pain,
Safe and unspotted by sin or stain;
Before the mystery of the years
Brings heart ache or pang, or sorrow's tears.
"My Baby" by Nora Pembroke
God give to these within this temple here,
Clear vision of the dignity of toil,
That virtue in them may its blossoms rear
Unspotted, fragrant, from the lowly soil.
"On The Dedication Of Dorothy Hall" by Paul Laurence Dunbar
Such questionings are idle air:
Leave what to do and what to spare
To the inspiring moment's care,
Nor ask for payment
Of fame or gold, but just to wear
Unspotted raiment.
"Fancy's Casuistry" by James Russell Lowell
And when I see thy warm unspotted mind,
Torn with the wound of broken FRIENDSHIP'S dart;
When sickness chills thy breast with pangs unkind,
Or ruthless sorrow preys upon thy heart;
"Stanzas to a Friend" by Mary Darby Robinson
WINIFRED. No, nothing but the husk,
The empty shell of me; and if you crushed it
To dust within your grasp,—I should elude you—
Pass forth unspotted from your sin-stained hand.
Away! Help, help! Is there on earth no pity?
"The Wynnes Of Wynhavod. Act IV" by Emily Pfeiffer

In science:

Fig. 8 presents a comparison of the spotted and unspotted light curve models for the IC band, the band in which the spot effects are most pronounced.
Near-Infrared Light Curves of the Brown Dwarf Eclipsing Binary 2MASS J05352184-0546085: Can Spots Explain the Temperature Reversal?
In this model, the unspotted regions of the primary’s surface have the theoretically predicted value of 2880 K (Baraffe et al. 1998).
Near-Infrared Light Curves of the Brown Dwarf Eclipsing Binary 2MASS J05352184-0546085: Can Spots Explain the Temperature Reversal?
In addition, it should be noted that in our model the overal l surface brightnesses of the components (integrating over both spotted and unspotted surface regions) are unchanged, such that the primary’s overall effective temperature is still lower than that of the secondary.
Near-Infrared Light Curves of the Brown Dwarf Eclipsing Binary 2MASS J05352184-0546085: Can Spots Explain the Temperature Reversal?
Our goal is to estimate the fraction of the stellar disk that is covered in spots at the time of each transit observation, and the resulting dimming of the star (relative to the unspotted flux, which is not known) in the relevant bandpass.
The prevalence of dust on the exoplanet HD 189733b from Hubble and Spitzer observations
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