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impunitynoun [U]

uk   /ɪmˈpjuː.nə.ti/  us   /ɪmˈpjuː.ə.t̬i/
freedom from ​punishment or from the ​unpleasantresults of something that has been done: Criminal ​gangs are ​terrorizing the ​city withapparent impunity.
(Definition of impunity from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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impunitynoun [U]

 us   /ɪmˈpju·nɪ·t̬i/ fml
freedom from ​punishment for something that has been done that is ​wrong or ​illegal: She ​thought that her ​money and ​power gave her the ​right to ​ignore the ​law with impunity.
(Definition of impunity from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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in Chinese (Simplified) (惩罚、坏结果的)免除…
in Chinese (Traditional) (懲罰、壞結果的)免除…
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