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[kom-pruh-mahyzd] /ˈkɒm prəˌmaɪzd/
adjective, Pathology
unable to function optimally, especially with regard to immune response, owing to underlying disease, harmful environmental exposure, or the side effects of a course of treatment.
Origin of compromised
Related forms
noncompromised, adjective
uncompromised, adjective Unabridged
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Historical Examples
  • But in that case we shall enter it with uncompromised principles.

    Abraham Lincoln John Drinkwater
  • The most uncompromised earthly happiness is not the portion of those who feel for the under dog, for some dog is always under.

    Dominie Dean Ellis Parker Butler
  • Americans have so far kept the peace with the uncompromised moral law of the “free and equal” rights of man.

    The Wonderful Story of Lincoln Charles M. Stevens
  • His conception of God was the ordinary conception, unqualified, unmitigated, uncompromised.

    The Cradle of the Christ Octavius Brooks Frothingham
  • We cannot approach logical inquiry in a wholly direct and uncompromised manner.

Contemporary definitions for uncompromised

not yielded or compromised's 21st Century Lexicon
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Word Origin and History for uncompromised

1775, from un- (1) "not" + past participle of compromise.

Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper
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