unpunished


unpunished
adj.

1) to go, remain unpunished (the criminals went unpunished)

2) unpunished for

* * *
[ʌn'pʌnɪʃt]
remain unpunished (the criminals went unpunished)
to go
unpunished for

Combinatory dictionary. 2013.

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  • unpunished — adj. * * * …   Universalium


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