Definition of 'uncontrolled'
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It caused a lot of muscle spasm and uncontrolled movement. Times, Sunday Times (2016)The risk of uncontrolled migration is their chosen field of battle. Times, Sunday Times (2016)These are youth unemployment, security and uncontrolled migration. Times, Sunday Times (2016)It was the Left which embraced uncontrolled mass immigration and the disastrous policy of multiculturalism which inhibited assimilation. The Sun (2016)For the party leader, uncontrolled immigration from the rest of Europe is a freedom to defend. Times, Sunday Times (2016)There is no consent for uncontrolled immigration, which puts pressure on schools, hospitals and public services. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Britons and Germans have common concerns about uncontrolled migration, about staying secure and the need to anchor prosperity. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Our public services are facing unsustainable pressure from uncontrolled migration. The Sun (2016)Many people are scared by uncontrolled migration and by their loss of democratic control. Times, Sunday Times (2015)Those numbers are swelling by the day due to uncontrolled immigration. The Sun (2007)The link between uncontrolled mass immigration and terror is impossible to dispute. The Sun (2016)It's not just the implications of uncontrolled migration. Times, Sunday Times (2016)What about cancer, a disease of uncontrolled cell growth? Times, Sunday Times (2007)The effects of uncontrolled anger can be very harmful - to yourself and those around you. The Sun (2013)Quite how aspirin does this is unclear, but it is thought to slow the uncontrolled growth that occurs in cells. Times, Sunday Times (2010)The early years of industrial society were characterized by the uncontrolled growth of factories where work hazards were a routine part of workers' daily lives. Sociology (1995)In cancer cells, the signals to self-destruct stop working and uncontrolled growth occurs. Times, Sunday Times (2006)He attributed the Leave vote chiefly to uncontrolled immigration, and said other countries would follow suit. Times, Sunday Times (2016)That it has almost no other credible figures nor real policies, beyond the understandable rejection of Europe and uncontrolled immigration. The Sun (2014)Obviously it is not their jobs that are under threat from uncontrolled migration and obviously the EU pumps huge sums of money into this charade. The Sun (2016)We will still be subjected to uncontrolled mass immigration, which puts a massive burden on our health services, schools and housing. The Sun (2016)She said: 'The shortage of primary school places is yet another example of how uncontrolled migration is putting unsustainable pressures on our public services. Times, Sunday Times (2016)And the effect of uncontrolled immigration on our society was clear for all to see: pressure on school places, housing and other local infrastructure like transport. Times, Sunday Times (2010)
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Translations for 'uncontrolled'
British English: uncontrolled ADJECTIVE
If you describe someone's behaviour as uncontrolled, you mean they appear unable to stop it or to make it less extreme.
His uncontrolled behavior disturbed the entire class.
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