Definition of inviolate in English:

inviolate

Line breaks: in|viol|ate
Pronunciation: /ɪnˈvʌɪələt
 
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adjective

Derivatives

inviolacy

noun
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  • This duty to protect the individual's right to bodily inviolacy arises explicitly from the international law of human rights and the Children's Convention.
  • The right of life and inviolacy are basic rights of man.

inviolately

adverb
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  • Death is not a certainty because you can't prove inviolately that it exists.
  • vow, with the powerful assistance of God, to clearly, faithfully, and inviolately stay true to the Church's dogmas, doctrines, precepts, and laws until I breathe my last breath.

Origin

late Middle English: from Latin inviolatus, from in- 'not' + violare 'violate'.

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