non possumus

[non pos-uh-muh s; Latin nohn poh-soo-moo s]


a statement that something cannot be done: The Pope would not accept a non possumus from the king.

Origin of non possumus

< Latin: literally, we cannot Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

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