ADJ: v-link ADJ, ADJ after v, ADJ n
If something is unimpaired after something bad or unpleasant has happened to it, it is not damaged or made worse. [FORMAL]

His health and vigour were unimpaired by a stroke...

By the time he had reached Japan he had reassured himself that their love affair would survive unimpaired.


English dictionary. 2008.

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