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inexpugnable

Line breaks: in|ex¦pugn|able
Pronunciation: /ˌɪnɪkˈspʌɡnəb(ə)l
 
, ˌɪnɛk-/

Definition of inexpugnable in English:

adjective

archaic
Impregnable.
Example sentences
  • It evinces an overdiminished but nevertheless inexpugnable desire for moral as well as ethical rectitude.
  • I mean the inexpugnable belief that every detailed occurrence can be correlated with its antecedents in a perfectly definite manner exemplifying general principles.
  • The city is fortified with 150 very strong towers, covered over with ceilings from the upper stories of the buildings in its streets like a crypt, and in a measure inexpugnable.

Origin

late Middle English: via Old French from Latin inexpugnabilis, from in- 'not' + expugnabilis 'able to be taken by assault'.

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