- 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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Anne Frank was a Holocaust victim who inspired millions with her indomitable spirit.
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Nevertheless, indomitable in her purpose, she maintained the struggle.Within the Law
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But at front and rear, unawed and indomitable, toiled the two men who were not yet dead.
Life was flowing through him again, splendid and indomitable.
- (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 indomitable
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