indomitable


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in·dom·i·ta·ble

 (ĭn-dŏm′ĭ-tə-bəl)
adj.
Incapable of being overcome, subdued, or vanquished; unconquerable.

[Late Latin indomitābilis : Latin in-, not; see in-1 + Latin domitāre, to tame, frequentative of domāre, to subdue; see demə- in Indo-European roots.]

in·dom′i·ta·bil′i·ty, in·dom′i·ta·ble·ness n.
in·dom′i·ta·bly adv.

indomitable

(ɪnˈdɒmɪtəbəl)
adj
(of courage, pride, etc) difficult or impossible to defeat or subdue
[C17: from Late Latin indomitābilis, from Latin indomitus untamable, from in-1 + domitus subdued, from domāre to tame]
inˌdomitaˈbility, inˈdomitableness n
inˈdomitably adv

in•dom•i•ta•ble

(ɪnˈdɒm ɪ tə bəl)

adj.
incapable of being subdued or overcome: an indomitable fighter; indomitable courage.
[1625–35; < Late Latin indomitābilis= Latin in- in-3 + domitā(re), frequentative of domāre to subdue]
in•dom`i•ta•bil′i•ty, n.
in•dom′i•ta•bly, adv.
syn: See invincible.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.indomitable - impossible to subdue
unconquerable - not capable of being conquered or vanquished or overcome; "a tribute to his courage...and his unconquerable will"- R.E.Danielson; "faced unconquerable difficulties"

indomitable

indomitable

adjective
Incapable of being conquered, overrun, or subjugated:
Translations
lannistumaton

indomitable

[ɪnˈdɒmɪtəbl] ADJindómito, indomable

indomitable

[ɪnˈdɒmɪtəbəl] adj [person, will, spirit] → indomptable

indomitable

adj person, courageunbezähmbar, unbezwingbar; willunbeugsam, eisern, unerschütterlich; his indomitable pridesein nicht zu brechender Stolz

indomitable

[ɪnˈdɒmɪtəbl] adj (spirit, character) → indomabile
References in classic literature ?
And that the great monster is indomitable, you will yet have reason to know.
From one of the proudest families in Kentucky he had inherited a set of fine European features, and a high, indomitable spirit.
Still indomitable was the reply--"I care for myself.
Once more her own indomitable earnestness had betrayed her.
which was over the archway leading to the Inn, I remember), and the sedate immensity of the four-post bedstead, and the indomitable gravity of the chests of drawers, all seemed to unite in sternly frowning on the fortunes of Traddles, or on any such daring youth.
A legion of fiends have occupied the bosom of the Jewess,'' replied the Templar; ``for, I think no single one, not even Apollyon himself, could have inspired such indomitable pride and resolution.
Between Silver and myself we got together in a few days a company of the toughest old salts imaginable--not pretty to look at, but fellows, by their faces, of the most indomitable spirit.
At this instant the Trifaldi recovered from her swoon and said, "The chink of that promise, valiant knight, reached my ears in the midst of my swoon, and has been the means of reviving me and bringing back my senses; and so once more I implore you, illustrious errant, indomitable sir, to let your gracious promises be turned into deeds.
This, with an iron nerve, a temper of the ice-brook, and indomitable resolution, self-command, and toleration exalted from virtues to blessings, and the kindliest and truest heart that beats, these form his equipment for the noble work that he is doing for mankind, work both in theory and practice, for his views are as wide as his all-embracing sympathy.
said Monte Cristo, with the same indomitable coolness; "let us see.
Then I saw Alcmena, the wife of Amphitryon, who also bore to Jove indomitable Hercules; and Megara who was daughter to great King Creon, and married the redoubtable son of Amphitryon.
No seaman can look without compassion upon a disabled ship, but to look at a sailing-vessel with her lofty spars gone is to look upon a defeated but indomitable warrior.