An example of immunity is having a resistance to getting the flu because you have had a flu shot.
An example of immunity is the freedom of not being punished for a crime because a person agreed to testify for the prosecutor.
A foreign ambassador with diplomatic immunity.
- (medicine) Fully protective resistance against infection.Some people have better immunity to diseases than others.
- (law) An exemption from specified duties, such as payments or services.Feudal privileges often included tax and other immunities.
- The prosecutor offered the lieutenant immunity for all the crimes he would testify having known to be planned by the elusive drug baron.
- (in games and competitions) An exemption given to a player from losing or being withdrawn from play.After winning the last round the player was granted immunity which allowed him to stay in the game even after receiving the least amount of points.