unhurt

adjective
un·​hurt | \ ˌən-ˈhərt How to pronounce unhurt (audio) \

Definition of unhurt

: not hurt : intact, uninjured was unhurt after the fall

Examples of unhurt in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web The buffalo then nearly trample Royal, and do trample Autumn, before swarming Rhett and Maria—both of whom are unhurt. Josh St. Clair, Men's Health, 5 May 2022 Even as the fire still raged, Yem arrived and explained to the more than 20 suddenly homeless Cambodians — all refugees like himself, all fortunately unhurt — what resources were available for their recovery. Kevin G. Andrade, BostonGlobe.com, 28 Jan. 2022 But within about a minute, the tornado passed by, and while the family was unhurt, their home was in ruins amid debris all around, even in the trees. chicagotribune.com, 6 Mar. 2022 But within about a minute, the tornado passed by, and while the family was unhurt, their home was in ruins amid debris all around, even in the trees. CBS News, 6 Mar. 2022 Twenty children had to be evacuated but were unhurt, Ukraine’s armed forces said. Patrick Reevell, ABC News, 17 Feb. 2022 Rosasco, 21 weeks pregnant with her first child at the time, suffered some bruising but was otherwise unhurt. Rafael Guerrero, chicagotribune.com, 24 Nov. 2021 Porter-Greene, who was unhurt, denied yelling at McClam or seeking a confrontation or possessing a gun. Washington Post, 12 Jan. 2022 Each player took a spill on the clay in the first set but was unhurt. Bloomberg.com, 13 June 2021 See More

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First Known Use of unhurt

13th century, in the meaning defined above

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17 May 2022

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“Unhurt.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/unhurt. Accessed 18 May. 2022.

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