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Incapable of being shaken: unshakable faith.

un·shak′a·bly adv.


(ʌnˈʃeɪkəbəl) or


(of beliefs, convictions, etc) utterly firm and unwavering
unˈshakableness, unˈshakeableness n
unˈshakably, unˈshakeably adv
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.unshakable - marked by firm determination or resolutionunshakable - marked by firm determination or resolution; not shakable; "firm convictions"; "a firm mouth"; "steadfast resolve"; "a man of unbendable perseverence"; "unwavering loyalty"
resolute - firm in purpose or belief; characterized by firmness and determination; "stood resolute against the enemy"; "faced with a resolute opposition"; "a resolute and unshakeable faith"
2.unshakable - without flaws or loopholesunshakable - without flaws or loopholes; "an ironclad contract"; "a watertight alibi"; "a bulletproof argument"
incontestable, incontestible - incapable of being contested or disputed


Not easily moved or shaken:


unshakeable [ʌnˈʃeɪkəbl] ADJ [belief] → inquebrantable
he was unshak(e)able in his resolvese mostró totalmente resuelto
after three hours he was still unshak(e)abledespués de tres horas seguía tan resuelto como antes


adj, unshak(e)ably
advunerschütterlich; Anna is unshakeably honestAnna ist grundehrlich


unshakeable [ʌnˈʃeɪkəbl] adjirremovibile
References in classic literature ?
For, absurd as it may sound, with that look into those Arabian Nights' eyes, had come somewhere out of space an overwhelming intuition, nay, an unshakable conviction, that the woman who was already being rolled away from me down the road in that Dis's car of a farmer's gig, was now and for ever and before all worlds the woman God had created for me, and that, unless I could be hers and she mine, there would be no home, no peace for either of us so long as we lived.
From the day a letter had come from Peter Mall, an ex-comrade in Wade's old regiment, saying the quarter-section next his own could be bought by paying annually a dollar and twenty-five cents an acre for seven years, their hopes had risen into determination that had become unshakable.
In general the trait of Speranski's mentality which struck Prince Andrew most was his absolute and unshakable belief in the power and authority of reason.
His mother and his sister had established that ethical fact on an unshakable foundation.
Vaguely Maggie felt this, in the strong resurgent love toward her brother that swept away all the later impressions of hard, cruel offence and misunderstanding, and left only the deep, underlying, unshakable memories of early union.
At every show, your fingers are pulled upwards by some invisible but very audible force and you're left with the unshakable experience of something very special indeed.
During the meeting, the Yemeni foreign minister voiced thanks and gratitude to the State of Kuwait for its unshakable support to his country's constitutional legitimacy, represented by President Abd Rabbuh Mansur Hadi.
Such position(s) articulated by the previous cabinets will remain unshakable into the future.
China remains an unshakable presence in its resolve to pursue peaceful development.
Canine optimism: the unshakable faith that rain at the front of the house does not necessarily mean rain at the back.
Unchanging and Unshakable provides insight into the unique grasp of the Christian gospel from this man, who preached all over the world and had an important understanding of how to present the message to all cultures," states the author.
Puma unveiled that their new 'Tricks' boots, which essentially compromise of one pink and one turquoise blue boot, and their unusual look represents the unshakable confidence of players who wear them, and evoke their potential to do the unbelievable, the report added.