indissoluble

[ in-di-sol-yuh-buhl ]
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adjective
  1. not dissoluble; incapable of being dissolved, decomposed, undone, or destroyed.

  2. firm or stable.

  1. perpetually binding or obligatory.

Origin of indissoluble

1
From the Latin word indissolūbilis, dating back to 1535–45. See in-3, dissoluble

Other words from indissoluble

  • in·dis·sol·u·bil·i·ty, in·dis·sol·u·ble·ness, noun
  • in·dis·sol·u·bly, adverb

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How to use indissoluble in a sentence

  • It is indissolubly connected with their highest theories of a future life, their burial ceremonies, and their modes of expression.

    The Myths of the New World | Daniel G. Brinton
  • Yet it is everywhere sufficiently marked to be indissolubly connected with Greek sculpture.

    Greek Sculpture | Estelle M. Hurll
  • It was as though every nerve in his body had been indissolubly linked to the great source of God-power.

    Pagan Passions | Gordon Randall Garrett
  • He was par excellence the type of a miner whose whole existence is indissolubly connected with that of his mine.

    The Underground City | Jules Verne
  • Other friends, departed or no more, are indissolubly one with that old house and the old garden in which it stood.

British Dictionary definitions for indissoluble

indissoluble

/ (ˌɪndɪˈsɒljʊbəl) /


adjective
  1. incapable of being dissolved or broken; permanent

Derived forms of indissoluble

  • indissolubility or indissolubleness, noun
  • indissolubly, adverb

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