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
Archaeologists continued the dig by hand, and were excited to discover that the mortar seal around the heavy lid was entirely intact.
Farrell’s proposals remained largely intact after being scrutinized by the city’s budget committee.
It had been looted in antiquity, but the beautiful decorations inside were still intact.
The fire’s spread was stopped at about 100 acres (40.5 hectares) in a neighborhood where some houses were in ruins while homes next door were intact.
The owners took great pains to insure the integrity of the building was intact while lovingly restoring this beauty to todays standards.
Meanwhile, Shawn's Instagram feed is intact, still featuring photos of Hailey's iconic pink hair and Tommy Hilfiger gown.
Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center Even though Tyler's arm was mangled, the major nerve supply to it was intact, said Dr. Matthew Goldman, an assistant professor of vascular surgery at Wake Forest Baptist.
Staton was unsure how the car derailed, but said that the track appeared to be intact.
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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
INTACT Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of intact for English Language Learners
: not broken or damaged : having every part
INTACT Defined for Kids
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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