from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • adj. Not tampered with; intact: an unbroken dozen.
  • adj. Not violated or breached: unbroken promises.
  • adj. Uninterrupted; continuous: unbroken silence.
  • adj. Not tamed or broken to harness: unbroken horses.
  • adj. Not disordered or disturbed: unbroken family ties.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. Whole, not divided into parts.
  • adj. Describing a horse that has not been tamed.
  • adj. Continuous, without interruption.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Not broken; continuous; unsubdued.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Not broken; whole; entire; hence, left in its integrity; not violated.
  • Not weakened; not crushed; not subdued: as, a mind unbroken by age.
  • Not tamed or rendered tractable; not taught; not accustomed to the saddle, harness, or yoke: as, an unbroken horse or ox.
  • Not interrupted; undisturbed: as, unbroken slumbers; hence, regular.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adj. (especially of promises or contracts) not violated or disregarded
  • adj. not subdued or trained for service or use
  • adj. (of farmland) not plowed
  • adj. not broken; whole and intact; in one piece
  • adj. marked by continuous or uninterrupted extension in space or time or sequence


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