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in·del·i·ble

 (ĭn-dĕl′ə-bəl)
adj.
1. Impossible to remove, erase, or wash away; permanent: indelible ink.
2. Making a mark not easily erased or washed away: an indelible pen for labeling clothing.
3. Unable to be forgotten; memorable: an indelible memory.

[Alteration of earlier indeleble, from Latin indēlēbilis : in-, not; see in-1 + dēlēbilis, capable of being effaced (from dēlēre, to wipe out).]

in·del′i·bil′i·ty n.
in·del′i·bly adv.

indelible

(ɪnˈdɛlɪbəl)
adj
1. incapable of being erased or obliterated
2. making indelible marks: indelible ink.
[C16: from Latin indēlēbilis indestructible, from in-1+ delēre to destroy]
inˌdeliˈbility, inˈdelibleness n
inˈdelibly adv

in•del•i•ble

(ɪnˈdɛl ə bəl)

adj.
1. making marks that cannot be removed: indelible pens.
2. not removable, as by washing or erasure: indelible stains.
3. memorable; unforgettable: indelible memories.
[1520–30; earlier indeleble < Latin indēlēbilis indestructible. See in-3, delete, -ble]
in•del`i•bil′i•ty, in•del′i•ble•ness, n.
in•del′i•bly, adv.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.indelible - cannot be removed or erased; "an indelible stain"; "indelible memories"
ineradicable - not able to be destroyed or rooted out; "ineradicable superstitions"

indelible

indelible

adjective
Permanently resistive to fading:
Translations
لا يُمْحى
nesmazatelný
uudslettelig
kitörölhetetlen
óafmáanlegur, varanlegur
neišdildomasneištrinamas
neizdzēšams
nezmazateľný
silinmezunutulmaz

indelible

[ɪnˈdeləbl] ADJ
1. (= not washable) [ink, stain] → indeleble
indelible penbolígrafo m de tinta indeleble
2. (= unforgettable) [memory, image] → indeleble, imborrable
it made an indelible impression on mese me quedó grabado en la memoria

indelible

[ɪnˈdɛlɪbəl] adj
[impression] → indélébile
[ink] → indélébile

indelible

adj stainnicht zu entfernen; ink alsowasserunlöslich; (fig) impressionunauslöschlich; indelible pencilKopierstift m, → Tintenstift m; to leave an indelible mark on somebody/something (fig)jdn/etw für immer zeichnen

indelible

[ɪnˈdɛləbl] adj (also) (fig) → indelebile

indelible

(inˈdeləbl) adjective
(making a mark) that cannot be removed. indelible ink; The events of that day have left an indelible impression on my mind.
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The tattooed numbers and the survivor's reaction to the black-and-white sweater, reminiscent of striped lager uniforms, make evident the indelibleness of experienced atrocities.