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Meaning of inviolable by Wiktionary Dictionary



    From Latin inviolabilis .


    inviolable ( comparative more inviolable, superlative most inviolable )

    1. Not violable; not susceptible of violence, or of being profaned or corrupted; incapable of being injured; not to be infringed or dishonoured .

    See also

    • inviolable in The Century Dictionary, The Century Co., New York, 1911
    • inviolable in Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913

Explanation of inviolable by Wordnet Dictionary


    1. not capable of being violated or infringed

    2. must be kept sacred

    3. incapable of being transgressed or dishonored

    4. the person of the king is inviolable
      an inviolable oath
    5. immune to attack

    6. fortifications that made the frontier inviolable