Definition of unharmed in English:



  • Not harmed; uninjured.

    ‘all the hostages were released unharmed’
    • ‘Miraculously, I believe, the vehicle remained intact and unharmed for nearly three weeks.’
    • ‘The 17 workers in the warehouse when the fire took hold at 6.30 am escaped unharmed.’
    • ‘She sustained bruising to the right hand side of her face and suffered from several scratches but was otherwise unharmed.’
    • ‘A specially designed pipe will allow eels to cross the weir unharmed.’
    • ‘Luckily the pair were woken by the sound of the smoke alarm and escaped unharmed.’
    • ‘No one knows if the 20 or so Western hostages still held by rebels will be released unharmed - or killed.’
    • ‘After a short distance, the driver was able to get out and run away unharmed while the thief climbed into the driving seat and drove off.’
    • ‘Her ten-year-old son, who was riding a short distance ahead, was said to be badly shocked, but unharmed.’
    • ‘He said the man was not armed and was only a danger to himself, and added that the woman, believed to be from East Hull, was unharmed.’
    • ‘Other than a mild concussion and the bruise to his pride, we both walked away from the incident unharmed.’
    • ‘This one was very scary, as the fall sent me rolling across three lanes of busy traffic, but both my bike and my person came out of it unharmed.’
    • ‘Thankfully the water quality has been relatively unharmed by this pollution.’
    • ‘He was released unharmed after being held captive for nine months.’
    • ‘Dueling continued for three hours and freedom fighters were returned unharmed.’
    • ‘It was resolved when all hostages were released unharmed three weeks later.’
    • ‘Yet, despite the tremendous odds against him, he passes through all the dangers unharmed.’
    • ‘Fortunately the terrified woman accelerated away, shaken but unharmed.’
    • ‘He pointed out many Kerry people were in London and hoped they were unharmed.’
    • ‘He remained, wallet intact, unharmed by so much as a single scratch or nip.’
    • ‘Police said the woman, too terrified to be named, was shocked and fearful of reprisals but otherwise unharmed.’
    uninjured, unhurt, unscathed, safe, safe and sound, alive and well, all right, fine, in one piece, without a scratch
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