un·​al·​tered | \ ˌən-ˈȯl-tərd How to pronounce unaltered (audio) \

Definition of unaltered

: not changed into something else especially deliberately : not altered unaltered documents

Examples of unaltered in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Critics have pointed to this as an acknowledgement of a flawed argument, though the preceding sentence declaring a lack of support for such a right was unaltered. Daigo Fujiwara, BostonGlobe.com, 24 June 2022 The expedition team, which partnered with the Global Foundation for Ocean Exploration, left the wreck realizing much of it remains unaltered, offering an extraordinary opportunity for marine archaeologists and historians. CBS News, 6 June 2022 Gene expression of early viral proteins was unaltered with exposure to various forms of this virus. William A. Haseltine, Forbes, 6 June 2022 In short, the fractured political landscape that marked the presidential campaign remains unaltered as the country girds for the June legislative elections. Arthur Goldhammer, The New Republic, 24 Apr. 2022 However, the lettering on the famous bridge would remain unaltered. NBC News, 6 Apr. 2022 My guess is few decisions made by CEOs on day one of the crisis remain unaltered through today. David Meyer, Fortune, 24 Mar. 2022 Not every speech will captivate those at home, but DeBose and Kotsur, in their concise, beautifully delivered comments, showed the potential of an unaltered acceptance. Shirley Li, The Atlantic, 28 Mar. 2022 The body shape, which would remain relatively unaltered throughout the nameplate’s 16 years, is far from the only eye-catching element of its design. Bryan Hood, Robb Report, 15 Mar. 2022 See More

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First Known Use of unaltered

1551, in the meaning defined above

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28 Jun 2022

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“Unaltered.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/unaltered. Accessed 3 Jul. 2022.

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