un·​marred | \ ˌən-ˈmärd How to pronounce unmarred (audio) \

Definition of unmarred

: not marred : having no injury, defacement, or imperfection an unmarred surface : not altered or changed from an original or pristine state … a moonlit panorama of passing desert and mountains unmarred by highway billboards.— James Willwerth Each [oyster] nestled in its shell smoothly intact, unmarred by the shucking knife …— Jay Jacobs

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Recent Examples on the Web Gas stations are infrequent and the roads pocked with potholes, but the unmarred beaches are worth a little havoc on your car's suspension. Sarah Khan, Condé Nast Traveler, 13 July 2021 But that development is mercifully over by the finale, leaving the ending unmarred by the show’s few real missteps. Kathryn Vanarendonk, Vulture, 23 Apr. 2021 Irvin fired fastballs toward Tigers hitters with precision over six unmarred innings. Matt Kawahara, San Francisco Chronicle, 17 Apr. 2021 The lenses arrived clean and unmarred, and the delivery came with a complimentary lens. Allen Foster, chicagotribune.com, 5 Nov. 2020 Eyes educated by the anything-goes aftermath of Modernism might appreciate the skull in strictly sculptural terms: the play of curve and void, the unmarred materiality of surface, the purity of whiteness. BostonGlobe.com, 27 Sep. 2019 Maybe only the young can sense it, the ones at the beautiful, unmarred beginning of things. Southern Living, 30 Aug. 2013

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13th century, in the meaning defined above

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“Unmarred.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/unmarred. Accessed 25 Oct. 2021.

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