invincible


in·vin·ci·ble

adjective \(ˌ)in-ˈvin(t)-sə-bəl\

: impossible to defeat or overcome

Full Definition of INVINCIBLE

:  incapable of being conquered, overcome, or subdued <a seemingly invincible army>
in·vin·ci·bil·i·ty \-ˌvin(t)-sə-ˈbi-lə-tē\ noun
in·vin·ci·ble·ness \-ˈvin(t)-sə-bəl-nəs\ noun
in·vin·ci·bly \-blē\ adverb

Examples of INVINCIBLE

  1. The loss proved that the team is not invincible.
  2. <an invincible wrestler who has never lost a match>

Origin of INVINCIBLE

Middle English, from Middle French or Late Latin; Middle French, from Late Latin invincibilis, from Latin in- + vincere to conquer — more at victor
First Known Use: 15th century

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