un·​in·​jured | \ ˌən-ˈin-jərd How to pronounce uninjured (audio) \

Definition of uninjured

: not injured : unhurt escaped from the accident uninjured

Examples of uninjured in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Officers spoke with Marque on Nov. 18 and saw her son, who at the time was uninjured, according to charging documents. Tess Williams, Anchorage Daily News, "Bail set at $1 million for Anchorage mother accused of killing 5-year-old son," 15 Jan. 2021 Both the driver and her passenger were uninjured and cooperating with the investigation, and police don’t suspect the driver was impaired by drugs or alcohol. Alex Riggins, San Diego Union-Tribune, "Woman, 54, struck and killed by car in La Mesa," 31 Dec. 2020 Three young children at home at the time were uninjured. Bob Blubaugh, baltimoresun.com/maryland/carroll, "Navigating the pandemic: During ‘unusual year,’ Carroll County Sheriff’s Office adapted to deal with COVID-19, unrest and five murders," 28 Dec. 2020 The driver was taken to a local hospital with non-life-threatening injuries; the passenger was uninjured. Jessica Flores, USA TODAY, "'Rest in peace hero': Illinois K-9 officer Loki killed in the line of duty during traffic stop," 28 Dec. 2020 The girl was uninjured and has been reunited with her family. Jessica Flores, USA TODAY, "Former Virginia congressional candidate arrested for 'extremely disturbing' plan to kidnap 12-year-old girl, police say," 21 Dec. 2020 The man in the other vehicle was uninjured, Blakely said. Ashley Remkus | Aremkus@al.com, al, "2 killed in Mobile motorcycle crash," 12 Dec. 2020 The kids were uninjured and no accidents related to the joyride were reported, authorities said. Fox News, "Two young kids take parents' Range Rover for a ride from NY to Delaware," 8 Dec. 2020 The baby was uninjured, police said, and was given to the custody of Child Protective Services. Vanessa Arredondo, SFChronicle.com, "Woman faces DUI charges after leaving broken-down car, carrying baby onto 101 freeway," 6 Dec. 2020

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First Known Use of uninjured

1578, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of uninjured was in 1578

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24 Jan 2021

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“Uninjured.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/uninjured. Accessed 27 Jan. 2021.

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English Language Learners Definition of uninjured

: not hurt : not injured

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