- capable of being conquered or overcome: vincible fears.
Origin of vincible
1540–50; < Latin vincibilis, equivalent to vinc(ere) to overcome + -ibilis -ible
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Historical Examples of vincible
- rare capable of being defeated or overcome
Word Origin for vincible
C16: from Latin vincibilis, from vincere to conquer
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1540s, from Latin vincibilis, from vincere (see victor).
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