un·​break·​able | \ ˌən-ˈbrā-kə-bəl How to pronounce unbreakable (audio) \

Definition of unbreakable

: not able to be broken unbreakable plastic the unbreakable bond between a mother and her child

Examples of unbreakable in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Avoid the problem with unbreakable parts for your favorite smoking piece. A.j. Herrington, Forbes, 11 June 2021 French Pool Toy makes a Piquepoul in the best package, an unbreakable wine bottle perfect for drinking poolside. Tamara Gane, Southern Living, 13 May 2021 New York City's bond with Israel remains unbreakable. Lydia Wang, refinery29.com, 11 May 2021 The bond between dog and handler is often unbreakable, and both humans and canines benefit from getting the chance to enjoy their friendships in everyday life. Kelli Bender, PEOPLE.com, 26 May 2021 Its unbreakable blenders are known for their ease of use and sturdiness — Oprah even used one to make frozen margaritas with Reese Witherspoon. Nina Huang, PEOPLE.com, 27 Apr. 2021 Theoretically, this becomes the first link in a verified, unbreakable chain of custody tethered to an NFT for the life of the underlying blockchain network. Andrew Stuttaford, National Review, 23 Apr. 2021 Gordie Howe's scoring records were once considered unbreakable until Wayne Gretzky arrived. Mike Brehm, USA TODAY, 20 Apr. 2021 So are there technologies available that can bridge that gap between the encryption technology in wide use today and the near-unbreakable quantum security and speed of the future? John Prisco, Forbes, 20 Apr. 2021

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First Known Use of unbreakable

circa 1505, in the meaning defined above

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“Unbreakable.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/unbreakable. Accessed 20 Jun. 2021.

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English Language Learners Definition of unbreakable

: not able to be broken : not breakable


un·​break·​able | \ ˌən-ˈbrā-kə-bəl \

Kids Definition of unbreakable

: not easily broken

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