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invulnerable

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adjective in·vul·ner·a·ble \(ˌ)in-ˈvəl-n(ə-)rə-bəl, -nər-bəl\

Simple Definition of invulnerable

  • : impossible to harm, damage, or defeat

Full Definition of invulnerable

  1. 1 :  incapable of being wounded, injured, or harmed

  2. 2 :  immune to or proof against attack :  impregnable

in·vul·ner·a·bil·i·ty play \-ˌvəl-n(ə-)rə-ˈbi-lə-tē\ noun
in·vul·ner·a·ble·ness play \-ˈvəl-n(ə-)rə-bəl-nəs, -nər-bəl-\ noun
in·vul·ner·a·bly play \-blē\ adverb

Examples of invulnerable

  1. teenagers who think they are invulnerable

  2. The candidate seems to be in an invulnerable position.

  3. The team seems invulnerable this season.



Origin of invulnerable

Latin invulnerabilis, from in- + vulnerare to wound — more at vulnerable


First Known Use: 1595



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