un·​im·​ped·​ed | \ ˌən-im-ˈpē-dəd How to pronounce unimpeded (audio) \

Definition of unimpeded

: not slowed, blocked, or interfered with : not impeded an unimpeded view providing unimpeded access … allowing electricity to flow unimpeded by resistance …— Stephen Kindel

Examples of unimpeded in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web At one point officers approached the classroom doorway, within minutes of the shooter entering the school unimpeded. Ray Sanchez And Peter Nickeas, CNN, 16 July 2022 That said, and even during the current crypto winter, the pace and prevalence of crypto adoption continues to accelerate almost unimpeded. Sean Stein Smith, Forbes, 26 June 2022 These include ensuring the unimpeded flow of trade through the Red Sea and potential checkpoints, such as the straits of Hormuz and Mandab; cooperating on space exploration and nuclear development; confronting food insecurity. Noah Bierman, Los Angeles Times, 12 July 2022 Biden spun out the possibility of chaos in Europe if an unimpeded Russia kept moving deeper into the continent, China was emboldened to take over Taiwan and North Korea grew even more aggressive with its nuclear weapon ambitions. Arkansas Online, 17 June 2022 Saarinen recognized that the essence of the Jet Age was fluid, unimpeded movement, something best expressed in sculptural rather than architectural terms. Michael J. Lewis, WSJ, 17 June 2022 Here, however, the glass wall to the right with its unimpeded view across the valley demands attention first. James Alexander, Hartford Courant, 21 May 2022 The Bulls built walls of two, or three, to protect the rim from Giannis' unimpeded view. Lori Nickel, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, 29 Apr. 2022 But experts warn that unimpeded climate change may overcome this cooling effect by the 2050s. Joanna Thompson, Scientific American, 26 Apr. 2022 See More

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First Known Use of unimpeded

1760, in the meaning defined above

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“Unimpeded.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/unimpeded. Accessed 8 Aug. 2022.

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