Meaning of “unalloyed” in the English Dictionary


"unalloyed" in English

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uk /ˌʌn.əˈlɔɪd/ us /ˌʌn.əˈlɔɪd/ literary

(especially of a positive feeling) not spoiled by any amount of negative feeling; pure:

Spending time with one's family is never an unalloyed pleasure (= there are bad things about it too).
We had the perfect holiday - two weeks of unalloyed bliss.

(Definition of “unalloyed” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)