Definitions

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  • adj. Not sapped.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Not sapped; not undermined or secretly attacked.

Etymologies

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un- +‎ sapped

Examples

  • They seemed to be two upright vestal sisters, unsapped by caresses, unbroke in upon by tender salutations.

    A Mystery with a Moral

  • With all his unsapped strength he started thrashing both feet.

    Hoot

  • Before it the pestilential vapor of anarchy, borne across the Atlantic from the squirming and steaming masses of Europe, disappears like a plague before a purifying flame, and, whatever may be the outcome of the struggle, in its various forms, now going on between the upper and lower orders in the mother continent, in the United States the foundations of society are likely to remain firm and unsapped.

    The Land We Live In The Story of Our Country

  • He felt her unsapped joyous living like a blow on his own aching weariness.

    The Dark House

  • His brother Jaimihr in his place, unsapped yet by decadent delights, would have loosed his five thousand on the countryside - butchered any who opposed him - pressed into service those who merely lagged - and would have plunged India in a welter of blood before the priests had time to mature their plans and arrange to keep all the power and plunder to themselves.

    Rung Ho

  • The girls, strong and handsome in their unsapped animal vigor, enjoyed the innocent display of their bare arms and petticoats.

    Other Main-Travelled Roads

  • Further, she would be more likely to bring to the bearing and rearing of her children a constitution unenfeebled by premature overwork and energies unsapped by its monotonous grind.

    The Trade Union Woman

  • Many an eye approvingly followed the stalwart young man still in the flush of his unsapped vigor, at twenty-eight, as the tall form swept on through the crowds of polyglot women.

    The Midnight Passenger : a novel

  • The Catholic religion was yet unsapped, and the wealth of the country resided in the hands of the nobles and the churchmen.

    Dreamthorp A Book of Essays Written in the Country

  • The lady next me was a tall lean figure of a woman, of about thirty-six; the other of the same size and make, of about forty: there was no mark of wife or widow in any one part of either of them; - they seem'd to be two upright vestal sisters, unsapped by caresses, unbroke in upon by tender salutations.

    A Sentimental Journey

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