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unscathed

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adjective un·scathed \-ˈskāthd\

Simple Definition of unscathed

  • : not hurt, harmed, or damaged

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of unscathed

  1. :  wholly unharmed :  not injured

Examples of unscathed in a sentence

  1. She escaped from the wreckage unscathed.

  2. The administration was left relatively unscathed by the scandal.



14th Century

First Known Use of unscathed

14th century


UNSCATHED Defined for Kids

unscathed

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adjective un·scathed \ˌən-ˈskāthd\

Definition of unscathed for Students

  1. :  completely without harm or injury <They emerged from the wreckage unscathed.>





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