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1. Impossible to dispute or disprove; undeniable: unassailable truths.
2. Not subject to attack or seizure; impregnable: an unassailable fortress.

un′as·sail′a·bil′i·ty, un′as·sail′a·ble·ness n.
un′as·sail′a·bly adv.
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Adv.1.unassailably - in an unalterable and unchangeable mannerunassailably - in an unalterable and unchangeable manner; "his views were unchangeably fixed"
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Summary: Because giving aid is portrayed as unassailably the moral thing to do, it becomes impossible to talk about how it reproduces racial and gender inequalities
Yet I knew from the geologic formation it lay in that it belonged there just as unassailably as the widely spaced ocotillo and creosote plants that now claimed the semi-arid landscape around it.
Madison would stand even if Professor Raoul Berger should demonstrate unassailably that it got the meaning of the Constitution wrong.
Madison would stand even if [a legal scholar] should demonstrate unassailably that it got the meaning of the Constitution wrong").
The protean approach assumes that, except for disputes where a law's directive is unassailably clear, consideration of more resources rather than fewer tends to expand judicial knowledge and sophistication when resolving even arguably ambiguous or inconclusive statutory language.
If true that the evidence of guilt has been unassailably found 'strong' by the judge warranting outright disallowance of bail, how come the public prosecutor is first required to present proof of its strength when the defense moves for allowance of bail on the ground that such evidence of guilt is 'not strong'?
As the worldwide preoccupation in the 1980s with Japan's unassailably ascendant technological dominance has given way to worldwide consternation over the still-unfolding effects of neoliberal globalization on an array of Pacific Rim nations, the idea that East Asian countries have any exceptional claim to futurity has grown more complex.
An unspoken but all-too-real consequence of this initiative is that gender not only trumps biology, but also that a person's gender is unassailably fluid to the point that it can change from day to day, hour to hour, or even minute to minute.
The result is not only an unassailably auteurist cinema shot through with signature traits, but a cinema that in its narrational complexity counters Dixon's totalizing charge of Hollywood juvenilism.
By contrast, achieving enhanced convergence in the prevailing levels of protection is not as unassailably desirable.
Clinton, on the other hand, will be offering herself as the (almost) apolitical voice of experience, a master of foreign policy and the champion of such unassailably do-gooder causes as AIDS vaccines for African kids.
The Norseman's work to integrate the lyric trumpet with electronic accompaniment echoes that of "Ki-Oku," trumpeter Toshinori Kondo's 1996 collaboration DJ Krush -- such an unassailably cool record that the word "iconic" does the duo a disservice.