(Of an offence or offender) not receiving any punishment or penalty: I can’t allow such a mistake to go unpunished
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- After the war, most of the military leaders responsible for the massacre were left unpunished.
- Sure, he should not go unpunished, but the punishment should fit the crime.
- The offence went unpunished and possession was lost and in the race to get back Nick Carter made a desperate tackle and was sin-binned.
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