un·​in·​jured | \ˌən-ˈin-jərd \

Definition of uninjured 

: not injured : unhurt escaped from the accident uninjured

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All the people in the house escaped uninjured, but not all the animals were so fortunate, according to the D.C. fire department account. Martin Weil, Washington Post, "Two pets saved in house fire in Northeast Washington," 11 June 2018 Devine, 29, escaped uninjured in the shooting rampage. Christal Hayes, USA TODAY, "'Leaders we've been waiting for': Other shooting survivors will join students at March for Our Lives," 22 Mar. 2018 Mercedes Morris was in a car outside a home on the 2700 block when shots were fired around 9:30 p.m. Her boyfriend and another man were inside and escaped uninjured. Ashley Remkus, AL.com, "Man indicted nearly 4 years after 21-year-old woman was killed in hail of gunfire," 28 Feb. 2018 The man, whose identity was not immediately available, was uninjured and taken to the Jefferson Parish Correctional Center, where he is expected to be booked with aggravated flight from an officer and aggravated criminal damage to property. Michelle Hunter, NOLA.com, "JPSO deputies involved in 2 separate crashes Friday morning," 25 May 2018 The beagle's owner was uninjured, the TV station reported. Lisa Gutierrez, kansascity, "Violent confrontation between pit bull and beagle takes a deadly turn at PetSmart," 6 July 2018 Cozart, who reportedly was uninjured, and a female passenger were both brought to Grady Memorial Hospital, the release said. Zachary Hansen, ajc, "Police chase ends in wreck; 5 taken to Atlanta hospitals, including 3 kids," 23 June 2018 One of the passengers escaped uninjured, another suffered five gunshot wounds, and VanHunnik was killed. Jordan Cutler-tietjen, sacbee, "A teen was shot in Citrus Heights. Now, a jury has convicted his assailants of murder," 6 June 2018 While Turner was uninjured, the other driver, 18-year-old Daniel Reyes of Davidson, was flown from Carolinas HealthCare System Blue Ridge to Carolinas Medical Center in Charlotte with serious injuries, Lane said. Joe Marusak, charlotteobserver, "Surgeon who caused head-on crash was 3X over the legal limit of alcohol, NC cops say | Charlotte Observer," 11 May 2018

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1578, in the meaning defined above

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