Origin of intact
OTHER WORDS FROM intactin·tact·ly, adverbin·tact·ness, noun
Words nearby intact
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Something that is intact is not altered, broken, or impaired. How does intact compare to synonyms entire, complete, and perfect? Find out on Thesaurus.com.
How to use intact in a sentence
It’s hard enough under normal circumstances for a defending champion team to keep its roster intact.The Tampa Bay Lightning Are Skating It Back By Sliding Just Under The Salary Cap|Julian McKenzie|February 2, 2021|FiveThirtyEight
Perseverance is going old-school with a drill kit to gather intact cores of rock from the ground.We’re living in a golden age of sample return missions|Neel Patel|February 2, 2021|MIT Technology Review
Turgeon has at times referenced how this team could stay mostly intact heading into next season.Maryland’s NCAA tournament hopes will rest on a strong second half and those three road wins|Emily Giambalvo|February 1, 2021|Washington Post
Effectively, creative writing and interpretation kept a great deal of slavery intact in early Illinois.Loopholes have preserved slavery for more than 150 years after abolition|Caroline Kisiel|January 27, 2021|Washington Post
So McConnell gave an ultimatum saying that the rules must require that the filibuster remain intact.What McConnell got — and didn’t — on the filibuster|Aaron Blake|January 26, 2021|Washington Post
To those who agreed with him, Bush pledged that the law against same-sex marriage would remain intact.
Or bold stands that may not preserve our security today or tomorrow, but keep our principles safely intact?
If it is the tank, then it looks reasonably intact, suggesting it did not fail.
The most-intact section of this image is the dark, bowl-shaped object.
“Our sensory systems seek out intact sensory experiences,” says Wagenfeld.
Considering its age, it is in a wonderfully good state of preservation, the original roof still being intact.British Highways And Byways From A Motor Car|Thomas D. Murphy
All intact, so far as I can see, and I fancy he'd pull through a good deal more than has happened to him.Winston of the Prairie|Harold Bindloss
But I fear that if I were pressed to say that I had taken steps to discover if those papers were intact——.The Weight of the Crown|Fred M. White
Free them from the net, and it falls to pieces, while the roots remain intact, the solid and persistent primitive germs of speech.Man And His Ancestor|Charles Morris
Below him the great expanse of buildings took form, and they seemed safe and intact.Astounding Stories, May, 1931|Various