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in one piece

Definition of in one piece in English:

Unharmed or undamaged, especially after a dangerous experience.
Example sentences
  • He is expected to perform at this team, just as he did at Williams, but he is also expected to score points by bringing the car home in one piece.
  • I was given a prompt refusal when I asked for a guarantee that my computer would reach Delhi in one piece.
  • When you meddle with them, you are lucky if you come out all in one piece.
unhurt, uninjured, unscathed, safe, safe and sound
broken, in bits, shattered, smashed
informal bust, busted, in smithereens
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