unimpeded

adjective
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 The two-story structure features food and beverage options and offers unimpeded views of No. John Davis, azcentral, "End of the 'stampede' and other upgrades to greet patrons at Waste Management Phoenix Open," 27 Jan. 2020 Rather than trying to come to grips with the conflicting intel, their brains just ignore it, and stereo vision proceeds unimpeded. Katherine J. Wu, Smithsonian Magazine, "Scientists Velcroed 3-D Glasses to Cuttlefish to Study Their Depth Perception," 8 Jan. 2020 Line up the gap in the collar with the blade for unimpeded deployment. James Lynch, Popular Mechanics, "8 Great Pocket Knives to Keep on You Every Day," 18 Sep. 2019 Instead, the fault belongs to the offensive line that allowed the Titans to slip right through unimpeded to the Colts' kicker. Jim Ayello, Indianapolis Star, "Insider: Colts — and their playoff hopes — crumble late vs. Titans," 1 Dec. 2019 But the costs are becoming apparent—when firms bow to Chinese censorship in order to retain access to lucrative markets, for example, or when governments accept flagrant tax avoidance as the price of unimpeded capital flows. The Economist, "A scholar of inequality ponders the future of capitalism," 2 Nov. 2019 The rising seas allow more powerful waves to pass over it relatively unimpeded, overpowering what had been a delicate balance with the waves that arrive from the gulf. BostonGlobe.com, "A short documentary exploring climate change on Cape Cod," 26 Sep. 2019 Castle Park rumbled on virtually unimpeded in its quest for an undefeated season as the Trojans topped San Diego Southwest 38-0 Friday night. Oscar Terrones, San Diego Union-Tribune, "Trojans remain undefeated with romp over Raiders," 18 Oct. 2019 And the Ravens, running unimpeded to the ball, would have had a numbers advantage. Jonas Shaffer, baltimoresun.com, "Ravens’ drop kick didn’t work Sunday, but it could still become a weapon this season," 26 Sep. 2019

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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 22 Feb. 2020.

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unimpeded

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English Language Learners Definition of unimpeded

: not slowed, delayed, or blocked

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