[ in-duh-viz-uh-buh l ]
/ ˌɪn dəˈvɪz ə bəl /


not divisible; not separable into parts; incapable of being divided: one nation indivisible.


something indivisible.

Origin of indivisible

First recorded in 1350–1400; Middle English word from Late Latin word indīvīsibilis. See in-3, divisible

OTHER WORDS FROM indivisible

in·di·vis·i·bil·i·ty, in·di·vis·i·ble·ness, nounin·di·vis·i·bly, adverb Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2020

British Dictionary definitions for indivisibilities

/ (ˌɪndɪˈvɪzəbəl) /


unable to be divided
maths leaving a remainder when divided by a given number8 is indivisible by 3

Derived forms of indivisible

indivisibility or indivisibleness, nounindivisibly, adverb
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