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[in-fran-juh-buh l]
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  1. that cannot be broken or separated; unbreakable: infrangible moral strength.
  2. that cannot be infringed or violated; inviolable: an infrangible rule.
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Origin of infrangible

From the Late Latin word infrangibilis, dating back to 1590–1600. See in-3, frangible
Related formsin·fran·gi·bil·i·ty, in·fran·gi·ble·ness, nounin·fran·gi·bly, adverb
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Historical Examples

  • He liked this harsh country, these harsh, infrangible people that it bred.

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  • Frangible things are of less value than things that are infrangible.

British Dictionary definitions for infrangible


  1. incapable of being broken
  2. not capable of being violated or infringed
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Derived Formsinfrangibility or infrangibleness, nouninfrangibly, adverb

Word Origin

C16: from Late Latin infrangibilis, from Latin in- 1 + frangere to break
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