Usage examples for unalloyed

  1. As a rule Severndale's guests brought unalloyed pleasure to its young hostess and her servants, or to her sailor father if he happened to be enjoying one of his rare leaves, for Captain Stewart had been on sea- duty for many successive years, preferring it to land duty since his wife's death when Peggy, his only child, was but six years of age. – Peggy Stewart at School by Gabrielle E. Jackson
  2. Under these circumstances it is not strange, perhaps, that the trip, for Burke, was not an unalloyed joy; and the delays, in addition to giving him no little anxiety for his father, fretted him almost beyond endurance. – The Road to Understanding by Eleanor H. Porter