[ in-di-sol-yuh-buhl ]
/ ˌɪn dɪˈsɒl yə bəl /
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not dissoluble; incapable of being dissolved, decomposed, undone, or destroyed.
firm or stable.
perpetually binding or obligatory.
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Origin of indissoluble
From the Latin word indissolūbilis, dating back to 1535–45. See in-3, dissoluble
OTHER WORDS FROM indissolublein·dis·sol·u·bil·i·ty, in·dis·sol·u·ble·ness, nounin·dis·sol·u·bly, adverb
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How to use indissoluble in a sentence
A masterly discourse followed upon the indissolubility of the marriage tie.Hubert's Wife|Minnie Mary Lee
Half the novels in France turn on the domestic misery arising from the indissolubility of the marriage tie.
The indissolubility of marriage is a dogma that has filled the lives of millions with agony and tears.
It is not true that the indissolubility of marriage preserves the virtue of mankind.
These reflections, however, suggest an argument in favour of the existing indissolubility of marriage.Anima Poet|Samuel Taylor Coleridge
British Dictionary definitions for indissoluble
/ (ˌɪndɪˈsɒljʊbəl) /
incapable of being dissolved or broken; permanent
Derived forms of indissolubleindissolubility or indissolubleness, nounindissolubly, adverb
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