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UNCONQUERABLE

 Dictionary entry overview: What does unconquerable mean? 

UNCONQUERABLE (adjective)
  The adjective UNCONQUERABLE has 2 senses:

1. not capable of being conquered or vanquished or overcome
2. incapable of being surmounted or excelled

  Familiarity information: UNCONQUERABLE used as an adjective is rare.


 Dictionary entry details 


UNCONQUERABLE (adjective)


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Meaning:

Not capable of being conquered or vanquished or overcome

Context examples:

a tribute to his courage...and his unconquerable will / faced unconquerable difficulties

Similar:

impregnable; inexpugnable (incapable of being overcome, challenged or refuted)

indomitable; never-say-die; unsubduable (impossible to subdue)

insuperable; insurmountable (impossible to surmount)

invincible; unbeatable; unvanquishable (incapable of being overcome or subdued)

all-victorious (never having lost)

Also:

insurmountable; unsurmountable (not capable of being surmounted or overcome)

invulnerable (immune to attack; impregnable)

Antonym:

conquerable (subject to being conquered or overcome)


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Meaning:

Incapable of being surmounted or excelled

Synonyms:

insuperable; unconquerable

Context examples:

insuperable odds / insuperable heroes

Similar:

insurmountable; unsurmountable (not capable of being surmounted or overcome)


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