To say that something is unbroken is to say that it has never been broken or damaged. Sometimes this is used to describe something that is very valuable or important.

  • The statue is unbroken, which is why it is so valuable.

  • The unbroken record is a record that has never been broken.

Definition of unbroken


(especially of promises or contracts) not violated or disregarded




(of farmland) not plowed


unploughed, unplowed


marked by continuous or uninterrupted extension in space or time or sequence


not broken; whole and intact; in one piece


not subdued or trained for service or use

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Example Sentences for unbroken

  • 1

    When completed, it was the longest line of unbroken fence in the world.

  • 2

    All of the seals on the doors are unbroken.

  • 3

    The legal continuity of the body was unbroken.

  • 4

    The costa is unbroken and the sub costa is apparent on the insect.

  • 5

    After marriage, the concept of monogamy was absolute and unbroken.

  • 6

    I understand what the unbroken segments of the lines are.

  • 7

    In Africa chastity is the unbroken law of many tribes.

  • 8

    The costa is unbroken and the sub costa is apparent on the insect.

  • 9

    The sound won't stop unless the beam is unbroken.

  • 10

    The article is the same and is perfect as its editors made it and unbroken.