in one piece


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in one piece

Uninjured or unharmed; fully intact. We are lucky to have walked away from that car accident in one piece. I made sure to pack the heirloom carefully so that it would still be in one piece when it reached my daughter.
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in one piece

unharmed or undamaged, especially after a dangerous journey or experience.
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(all) in one ˈpiece

(informal) not hurt or harmed, especially after being in danger or in an accident: ‘Are you all right, Richard?’ ‘Yes, thanks. I’m still in one piece, I think. I’ve torn my jacket, that’s all.’
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