inexpugnable


in·ex·pug·na·ble

adjective \ˌi-nik-ˈspəg-nə-bəl, -ˈspyü-nə-\

Definition of INEXPUGNABLE

1
:  incapable of being subdued or overthrown :  impregnable <an inexpugnable position>
2
:  stable, fixed <inexpugnable hatred>
in·ex·pug·na·ble·ness noun
in·ex·pug·na·bly \-blē\ adverb

Examples of INEXPUGNABLE

  1. <an inexpugnable belief in the essential goodness of people>

Origin of INEXPUGNABLE

Middle English in-expungnabull, from Latin inexpugnabilis, from in- + expugnare to take by storm, from ex- + pugnare to fight — more at pungent
First Known Use: 15th century

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