- that cannot be subdued or overcome, as persons, will, or courage; unconquerable: an indomitable warrior.
Origin of indomitable
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unyielding. See invincible.
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Is there a better reminder to New Jersey of the indomitability that got them through the storm?Leave Seaside’s Roller Coaster in the Ocean as a Symbol of Sandy’s Craziness
December 1, 2012
- (of courage, pride, etc) difficult or impossible to defeat or subdue
C17: from Late Latin indomitābilis, from Latin indomitus untamable, from in- 1 + domitus subdued, from domāre to tame
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Word Origin and History for indomitability
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