untroubled

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • adj untroubled free from turmoil or worries "untroubled times"
    • adj untroubled free from fear or doubt; easy in mind "he was secure that nothing will be held against him"
    • adj untroubled not beset by troubles or disturbance or distress "seemed untroubled by doubts of any kind","untroubled sleep","a kind untroubled face"
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • adj Untroubled un-trub′ld not troubled or disturbed: not rising in waves: not turbid
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Quotations

  • Seneca
    Seneca
    “No untroubled day has ever dawned for me.”

Usage

In literature:

I think I should soon become strongly attached to our way of life, so independent and untroubled by the forms and restrictions of society.
"The Atlantic Monthly, Volume 17, No. 100, February, 1866" by Various
But when he appeared at the breakfast table the next morning he brought the only untroubled face to be seen there.
"The Tyranny of Weakness" by Charles Neville Buck
It flowed calm and deep like an untroubled river.
"The Walrus Hunters" by R.M. Ballantyne
But, as he had thrown off the man who had tried to follow him to Finchley Road, he was untroubled now.
"The Sins of Séverac Bablon" by Sax Rohmer
He watched Patsy's quiet untroubled breathing, the slow droop and quick recover of her eyelash as she grew a little drowsy.
"Patsy" by S. R. Crockett
Yet in her badness she was frank, natural and untroubled as a child.
"The Trail of '98" by Robert W. Service
Then we may possess the untroubled mind, a treasure too rich to be computed.
"The Untroubled Mind" by Herbert J. Hall
But they left the bond between him and Olive Rothesay untouched, untroubled by their idle jests.
"Olive A Novel" by Dinah Maria Craik, (AKA Dinah Maria Mulock)
By submitting to a sort of baptism the votaries hoped to expiate their sins and regain an untroubled conscience.
"The Oriental Religions in Roman Paganism" by Franz Cumont
His England of the merry wives or Falstaff's justices seems strangely untroubled by questions of faith or ritual.
"The Facts About Shakespeare" by William Allan Nielson
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In poetry:

Deep within deep, as clouds behind
Huge grey clouds hidden gleaming rise,
Untroubled by sharp wind
In cold desert skies.
"Stars" by John Freeman
He who I am was with me still;
All veils are breaking now.
I have heard His voice and borne His will
on my vast untroubled brow.
"A God's Labour" by Aurobindo Ghose
Such tender, such untroubling things
She taught me, daughter of all Springs;
Such dusty deathly lore I learned
When her last embers redly burned.
"Inevitable Change" by John Freeman
To them that are in love with life,
Wandering like children with untroubled eyes,
Far from the noise of cities and the strife,
Strange flute-like voices rise
"Favorites of Pan" by Archibald Lampman
Here is a voice that soundeth low and far
And lyric­voice of wind among the pines,
Where the untroubled, glimmering waters are,
And sunlight seldom shines.
"The Wood Pool" by Lucy Maud Montgomery
Where do you win your secret
Of life untroubled, free, And wise with all the wisdom
Of time's democracy? What do you hear this many a year?—
Whisper the song to me !
"The Sage" by Harriet Monroe

In news:

Buy Kid Rock's Devil Without a Cause, and you're entering a world in which craziness still lives, an untroubled, happy craziness in which people with no celebrity status at all— tract-house suburb people— can act free.
Runners' Knees Untroubled By 20K Run Mountain Bikers: Be Aware Down There Is Fatness A Bigger Global Threat Than Terrorism.
With it's mind on fishing, this heron was untroubled by the presence of paparazzi.
") There have been videos galore — for their sappy Twilight song, "The Forgotten," for the decidedly untroubled "Troublemaker," and of their intimate Irving Plaza show — ...
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