uncontrolled

adj.
Uncontrolled is used with these nouns: ↑expansion, ↑immigration

Collocations dictionary. 2013.

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  • uncontrolled — adjective uncontrolled emotions or behaviour continue because you are not trying to stop or control them: uncontrolled weeping …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • uncontrolled */ — UK [ˌʌnkənˈtrəʊld] / US [ˌʌnkənˈtroʊld] adjective continuing without being stopped or controlled, especially in a way that you do not approve of the rapid and uncontrolled growth of cities The situation deteriorated into an uncontrolled struggle… …   English dictionary

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