un·​break·​able | \ ˌən-ˈbrā-kə-bəl \

Definition of unbreakable

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

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In particular, Mad Men contained ample storylines about how little the world had evolved for women butting their heads against the seemingly unbreakable walls of workplace sexism. Todd Vanderwerff, Vox, "The Romanoffs, from Mad Men creator Matt Weiner, feels like a period piece about the present," 12 Oct. 2018 Globe-Trotter has been producing elegant, unbreakable luggage since 1897. WSJ, "The Unimprovable Awards: Indestructible Items to Buy and Hold," 10 Oct. 2018 The full-color display is a big step up from the simpler displays on many e-bikes, and is covered by durable Gorilla Glass, which is meant to appeal to riders who cover tough terrain and want a rugged, unbreakable tracker. Andrew Moseman, Popular Mechanics, "Bosch's New On-Board Computer Is the Unbreakable Brain of Your E-Bike," 29 Aug. 2018 My relationships with my friends are lifelong, solid and unbreakable. Becca Kufrin, PEOPLE.com, "Bachelorette Becca Kufrin Explains Her Frustration Over Colton's Past with Tia: 'Can I Trust Him?'," 5 June 2018 For those previously unfamiliar with the Marvel universe character, Cage is a man with superhuman strength and unbreakable skin. Hannah Dylan Pasternak, SELF, "15 Netflix Shows With the Hottest Sex Scenes You Need to Watch," 21 Dec. 2018 Bush and Sully formed an unbreakable bond after the pup was welcomed into the former president's home in June of this year. Kayla Keegan, Good Housekeeping, "This Is What Will Happen to Sully, George H.W. Bush's Beloved Service Dog," 5 Dec. 2018 Price has killed thousands of people in his attempt to find his unbreakable man. Jennifer Ouellette, Ars Technica, "New TV spot for Glass will make you want to believe in super powers," 18 Nov. 2018 Insulated wine tumblers: Crystal wine glasses aren’t practical in any camping scenario, so we like these unbreakable stainless steel double-walled wine tumblers from Tru Blu Steel. Megan Barber, Curbed, "The ultimate van life shopping guide," 14 Nov. 2018

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circa 1505, in the meaning defined above

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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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