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un·bro·ken

 (ŭn-brō′kən)
adj.
1. Not tampered with; intact: an unbroken dozen.
2. Not violated or breached: unbroken promises.
3. Uninterrupted; continuous: unbroken silence.
4. Not tamed or broken to harness: unbroken horses.
5. Not disordered or disturbed: unbroken family ties.

un·bro′ken·ly adv.
un·bro′ken·ness n.

unbroken

(ʌnˈbrəʊkən)
adj
1. complete or whole
2. continuous or incessant
3. undaunted in spirit
4. (Zoology) (of animals, esp horses) not tamed; wild
5. (Horse Training, Riding & Manège) (of animals, esp horses) not tamed; wild
6. not disturbed or upset: the unbroken silence of the afternoon.
7. (General Sporting Terms) (of a record, esp at sport) not improved upon
8. (Law) (of a contract, law, etc) not broken or infringed
unˈbrokenly adv
unˈbrokenness n

un•bro•ken

(ʌnˈbroʊ kən)

adj.
1. not broken; whole; intact.
2. uninterrupted; undisturbed: unbroken sleep.
3. not tamed, as a horse.
[1250–1300]
un•bro′ken•ly, adv.
un•bro′ken•ness, n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.unbroken - marked by continuous or uninterrupted extension in space or time or sequenceunbroken - marked by continuous or uninterrupted extension in space or time or sequence; "cars in an unbroken procession"; "the unbroken quiet of the afternoon"
continuous, uninterrupted - continuing in time or space without interruption; "a continuous rearrangement of electrons in the solar atoms results in the emission of light"- James Jeans; "a continuous bout of illness lasting six months"; "lived in continuous fear"; "a continuous row of warehouses"; "a continuous line has no gaps or breaks in it"; "moving midweek holidays to the nearest Monday or Friday allows uninterrupted work weeks"
broken - not continuous in space, time, or sequence or varying abruptly; "broken lines of defense"; "a broken cable transmission"; "broken sleep"; "tear off the stub above the broken line"; "a broken note"; "broken sobs"
2.unbroken - not subdued or trained for service or useunbroken - not subdued or trained for service or use; "unbroken colts"
untamed, wild - in a natural state; not tamed or domesticated or cultivated; "wild geese"; "edible wild plants"
3.unbroken - (of farmland) not plowedunbroken - (of farmland) not plowed; "unplowed fields"; "unbroken land"
4.unbroken - (especially of promises or contracts) not violated or disregardedunbroken - (especially of promises or contracts) not violated or disregarded; "unbroken promises"; "promises kept"
contract - a binding agreement between two or more persons that is enforceable by law
unkept, broken - (especially of promises or contracts) having been violated or disregarded; "broken (or unkept) promises"; "broken contracts"
5.unbroken - not brokenunbroken - not broken; whole and intact; in one piece; "fortunately the other lens is unbroken"
undamaged - not harmed or spoiled; sound
uninjured - not injured physically or mentally
perfect - being complete of its kind and without defect or blemish; "a perfect circle"; "a perfect reproduction"; "perfect happiness"; "perfect manners"; "a perfect specimen"; "a perfect day"
sound - financially secure and safe; "sound investments"; "a sound economy"
broken - physically and forcibly separated into pieces or cracked or split; "a broken mirror"; "a broken tooth"; "a broken leg"; "his neck is broken"

unbroken

adjective
1. intact, whole, undamaged, complete, total, entire, solid, untouched, unscathed, unspoiled, unimpaired Against all odds her glasses remained unbroken after the explosion.
intact broken, damaged, cracked, shattered, fragmented, in pieces
2. continuous, uninterrupted, constant, successive, endless, progressive, incessant, ceaseless, unremitting The ruling party has governed the country for an unbroken thirty years.
continuous occasional, interrupted, irregular, erratic, uneven, intermittent, off-and-on, fitful
3. undisturbed, uninterrupted, sound, fast, deep, profound, untroubled, unruffled We maintained an almost unbroken silence.
4. untamed, wild, undomesticated The car plunged like an unbroken horse.
5. unbeaten, undefeated, unsurpassed, supreme, unrivalled, second to none, unmatched, matchless Her Olympic record stands unbroken.

unbroken

adjective
Translations

unbroken

[ˌʌnˈbrəʊkən] ADJ
1. (= intact) → entero, intacto
2. (= continuous) → ininterrumpido, continuo
3. (= unbeaten) → no batido; [spirit] → indómito
his spirit remained unbrokenno se hundió
4. [animal] → indomado

unbroken

[ˌʌnˈbrəʊkən] adj
(= intact) [skin, seal] → intact(e)
(= uninterrupted) [line, series, run, reign] → ininterrompu(e); [sleep, peace] → ininterrompu(e)
We've had ten days of almost unbroken sunshine → Nous avons eu dix jours de soleil presque ininterrompus.
(= unsurpassed) [record] → inégalé(e)

unbroken

adj
(= intact)unbeschädigt; sealnicht erbrochen; heart, promisenicht gebrochen
(= continuous)ununterbrochen; (Mil) ranksgeschlossen, nicht durchbrochen; line of descentdirekt; an unbroken night’s sleepeine ungestörte Nacht; a whole morning of unbroken sunshineein ganzer Vormittag mit strahlendem Sonnenschein; she was in government for eleven unbroken yearssie regierte elf Jahre ohne Unterbrechung
(= unbeaten) recordungebrochen, unüberboten
horsenicht zugeritten
prideungebeugt; his spirit remained unbrokener war ungebrochen
voicenicht gebrochen; boys with unbroken voicesJungen vor dem Stimmbruch

unbroken

[ʌnˈbrəʊkn] adj
a. (intact) → intatto/a, intero/a
his spirit remained unbroken → ha conservato un animo indomito
b. (continuous, sleep, silence) → ininterrotto/a; (line of descent) → diretto/a
c. (record) → insuperato/a
d. (horse) → non domato/a
References in classic literature ?
Long may our paper prosper well, Our club unbroken be, And coming years their blessings pour On the useful, gay `P.
This species of snake is not poisonous, and kills its prey by crushing it to death, making it into a pulpy mass, with scarcely a bone left unbroken, after which it swallows its meal.
The road from the post-office came directly by our door, crossed the farmyard, and curved round this little pond, beyond which it began to climb the gentle swell of unbroken prairie to the west.
She was looking forward to a period of unbroken rest, now, and undisturbed tete-a-tete with her husband, when he informed her that Gouvernail was coming up to stay a week or two.
During the occurrence of the deadly encounter just related, the roar of the falls was unbroken by any human sound whatever.
Years and years after their claim had passed out of the public memory, the Pyncheons were accustomed to consult the Colonel's ancient map, which had been projected while Waldo County was still an unbroken wilderness.
The postbag, that evening--it came late--contained a letter for me, which, however, in the hand of my employer, I found to be composed but of a few words enclosing another, addressed to himself, with a seal still unbroken.
The prow of the boat is partially unbroken, and is drawn just balancing upon the monster's spine; and standing in that prow, for that one single incomputable flash of time, you behold an oarsman, half shrouded by the incensed boiling spout of the whale, and in the act of leaping, as if from a precipice.
In a continuous line from that peninsula stretch the long islands of Sumatra, Java, Bally, and Timor; which, with many others, form a vast mole, or rampart, lengthwise connecting Asia with Australia, and dividing the long unbroken Indian ocean from the thickly studded oriental archipelagoes.
To the west of the yards ran Ashland Avenue, and here was an unbroken line of saloons--"Whiskey Row," they called it; to the north was Forty- seventh Street, where there were half a dozen to the block, and at the angle of the two was "Whiskey Point," a space of fifteen or twenty acres, and containing one glue factory and about two hundred saloons.
How, as by an enchanted wand, have its scenes been changed, since Chateaubriand wrote his prose-poetic description of it,[1] as a river of mighty, unbroken solitudes, rolling amid undreamed wonders of vegetable and animal existence.
Finally, with a venomous access of irritation, I said I would leave without the sock; so I rose up and made straight for the door--as I supposed--and suddenly confronted my dim spectral image in the unbroken mirror.