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She is immune to chickenpox because she has been vaccinated.
  not susceptible to something — especially a disease; i.e., not in danger of suffering from it

or relating to disease resistance
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immune immunity
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  • She is immune to chickenpox because she has been vaccinated.
  • They have to be immune to fire.
    Rick Riordan  --  The Sea of Monsters
  • But that person must have been immune to the cheerleaders and their cheers because he didn’t end up on my list anywhere.
    Jay Asher  --  Thirteen Reasons Why
  • He was immune and terrible, and his song had become a battle cry.
    John Steinbeck  --  The Pearl

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  • They were immune to its poison.
    Ernest Hemingway  --  The Old Man and the Sea
  • Thibault wasn’t completely immune to the escalating tension, and like everyone else, he’d needed an outlet.
    Nicholas Sparks  --  The Lucky One
  • The last thing I wanted was to be like that, but I didn’t want to be like T. Ray either, immune to everything but his own selfish life.
    Sue Monk Kidd  --  The Secret Life of Bees
  • They’ll be granted immunity!
    Suzanne Collins  --  Mockingjay
  • The Psychs are deliberating even now When they say the time is right, we’ll remove the Swipe and tell our remaining subjects if they are—or are not—immune to the Flare.
    James Dashner  --  The Scorch Trials
  • They’re hated for their immunity to the terrible virus, are mockingly called Munies.
    James Dashner  --  The Death Cure

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  • He’d supposed that his mom had been immune to those sorts of feelings, that she had a strength he hadn’t inherited, but as he’d ridden out to check the cattle that morning, something about his mom’s property had caught his attention, and he had pulled Horse to a stop.
    Nicholas Sparks  --  The Longest Ride
  • Maybe we all have it and it just takes longer to kill you depending on your immune system.
    James Dashner  --  The Kill Order
  • You wouldn’t think Mr. Stessman would be prone to all this Husker crap, but it seemed like nobody was immune.
    Rainbow Rowell  --  Eleanor & Park
  • And the Red Tsunami roars in fast once you’re exposed, unless you have immunity.
    Rick Yancey  --  The 5th Wave
  • And then, just to make sure I’d live through the war, I’d like, I don’t know, make myself immune to every virus and bacteria on Earth.
    Rick Yancey  --  The Infinite Sea
  • Conspiracy charges are often brought against a person just on the strength of testimony from a "coconspirator" or, even worse, a "confidential informant," someone who has agreed to rat out others in exchange for immunity.
    Piper Kerman  --  Orange Is the New Black
  • Our civil suit ran up against laws that give police, prosecutors, and judges special immunity from civil liability in criminal justice matters.
    Bryan Stevenson  --  Just Mercy
  • It is possible that the usefulness of the foxes as preliminary excavators may have guaranteed them immunity; but it seems more likely that the wolves’ tolerance simply reflected their general amiability.
    Farley Mowat  --  Never Cry Wolf
  • I was immune.
    Michael Ondaatje  --  Running in the Family
  • He’d never grown immune to the comet tail of double takes and curious glances he dragged behind him, but tonight it felt unbearable.
    Kass Morgan  --  The 100
  • You’re not immune to the smoke or fumes and your internal organs will burn."
    Pittacus Lore  --  I Am Number Four
  • Once your body enters into the first stage of the disease, your immune system will kick in and try to destroy the microbes, but it will fail.
    Marissa Meyer  --  Cinder
  • And our little town, despite the beauty of the castle, our many Grade II listed buildings, our picturesque country lanes, was far from immune to it.
    Jojo Moyes  --  Me Before You
  • I was granted immunity by my sponsor.
    Sarah J. Maas  --  Throne of Glass
  • "They were both poisoned," said the man in black "I’ve spent the past two years building up immunity to iocane powder."
    William Goldman  --  The Princess Bride
  • I know how irrational that must seem, given what I saw happening around me; but until that evening I had thought I had a special immunity, that somehow the violence wouldn’t touch me.
    Leon Leyson  --  The Boy on the Wooden Box
  • Maybe it was his immunity to insult, or his lack of resentment.
    Anne Tayler  --  A Spool of Blue Thread
  • He couldn’t push the minds of the dead as he could the living, but he could use all the tools of flattery and persuasion he possessed, for the dead are not immune to either.
    Neil Gaiman  --  The Graveyard Book
  • I’m building up an immunity to this boy.
    Colleen Hoover  --  Hopeless
  • Immune to your charms, Mr. Leighton.
    Katja Millay  --  The Sea of Tranquility
  • There really wasn’t a single person in the world that was immune to his abilities, not even President Gray.
    Alexandra Bracken  --  The Darkest Minds
  • They, too, would have laid covetous eyes on Emmi’s little radio; there were a few at least who were not beyond larceny and they, too, would scarcely be immune to suspicion.
    William Styron  --  Sophie’s Choice
  • As for the girls, my girls at any rate, they seem to have been born with some kind of protective coating, some immunity I lacked.
    Margaret Atwood  --  Cat’s Eye
  • You’re immune.
    Rick Riordan  --  The Blood of Olympus
  • Apparently immune to it, Coach brought his whistle to his lips, and we got the idea.
    Becca Fitzpatrick  --  Hush, Hush
  • Mistress FitzGibbons, presumably immune to cold, sat Jamie on stool by the fire and gently got the remains of his tattered shirt off, replacing it with a warm quilt from the bed.
    Diana Gabaldon  --  Outlander
  • In the beginning, the symptoms are listlessness, a weakening of the immune system, and some light-headedness.
    James Patterson  --  1st to Die
  • For a few minutes I forgot I was living in the future, like Glen and Janice had been preserved perfectly in a time-immune bubble just waiting for me to come back.
    John Corey Whaley  --  Nogin
  • What made them immune to the lesions?
    Scott Westerfeld  --  Uglies
  • Get Lost The Fugees themselves were not immune to the continued tensions between refugees and some locals.
    Warren St. John  --  Outcasts United
  • But I thought I was immune, you know, safe.
    Khaled Hosseini  --  A Thousand Splendid Suns
  • The room continued its ascent, swaying; Thomas grew immune to the ceaseless rattling of the chains that pulled him upward.
    James Dashner  --  The Maze Runner
  • You see, it perplexed me that the Divergent were immune to the serum that I developed, so I have been working to remedy that.
    Veronica Roth  --  Divergent
  • But nursing was no antidote: Even with a full belly, Parwana was flailing and shrieking, immune to her mother’s supplications.
    Khaled Hosseini  --  And The Mountains Echoed
  • I’m filled with awe, as I always am, as I watch her transform from a woman who calls me to kill a spider to a woman immune to fear.
    Suzanne Collins  --  Catching Fire
  • My family was not immune to this.
    Malcolm Gladwell  --  Outliers
  • We could see early on that all grown-ups aren’t equally immune to damage.
    Barbara Kingsolver  --  The Poisonwood Bible
  • You had never heard of the Divergent a week ago, and now all that you know is that they are immune to something to which you are susceptible, and that is a frightening thing.
    Veronica Roth  --  Insurgent
  • Even Lindsey was not immune.
    Alice Sebold  --  The Lovely Bones
  • But mostly because Ali was immune to the insults of his assailants; he had found his joy, his antidote, the moment Sanaubar had given birth to Hassan.
    Khaled Hosseini  --  The Kite Runner
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Associated words [difficulty]:   immune [1] , antibody [6] , opportunistic infection [9] , antibody [6] , opportunistic infection [9]
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