Examples of intact in a Sentence
The house survived the war intact.
After 25 years, their friendship remained intact.
Recent Examples of intact from the Web
But government-worker unions are hoping the Supreme Court will sidestep the Constitution to keep their current arrangement intact.
One was a cluster of three buildings that remained fully intact with the roof on.
The desert eventually thawed the thug out of my brother, but his macho exterior remained intact.
Fortunately, the grand neoclassical proportions had remained intact for more than a century and a half.
But 80 percent of workers believed that their own jobs would remain intact.
The original building, which was constructed in 1926 and features over 3,000 seats, remains intact, but redevelopment plans remain unclear.
The preservation and protection of the historic and archeological sites in Mariemont will help ensure that the character of the village remains intact.
Steep it a little longer, but the flavor will remain intact (for most teas).
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Synonymscompleat, comprehensive, entire, full, grand, complete, integral, perfect, plenary, total, whole
Antonymsimperfect, incomplete, partial
Related Wordsunabridged, uncut, undiminished; all-out, exhaustive, extensive, maximal; full-blooded, full-blown, full-bore, full-fledged, full-on, full-out, full-scale
Near Antonymsabbreviated, abridged, cut, diminished, reduced
Synonym Discussion of intact
- a perfect set of teeth
- felt like a whole person again after vacation
- the entire Beethoven corpus
- the boat survived the storm intact
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Word Root of intact
medical Definition of intact
- the sense of touch was intact
- intact cell membranes
- when intact adult females were brought into heat
- —Anatomical Record
- the medication may cause severe problems for intact female cats
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