Definition of inviolable adjective from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



BrE BrE//ɪnˈvaɪələbl//
; NAmE NAmE//ɪnˈvaɪələbl//
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that must be respected and not attacked or destroyed the inviolable right to life inviolable territory an inviolable rule Word Originlate Middle English: from French, or from Latin inviolabilis, from in- ‘not’ + violabilis ‘able to be violated’ (from the verb violare).
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: inviolable