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



BrE BrE//ɪnˈvʌlnərəbl//
; NAmE NAmE//ɪnˈvʌlnərəbl//
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that cannot be harmed or defeated; safe to be in an invulnerable position Parents may seem invulnerable to their children. invulnerable to something The submarine is invulnerable to attack while at sea. opposite vulnerable Word Originlate 16th cent. (earlier than vulnerable): from Latin invulnerabilis, from in- ‘not’ + vulnerabilis (from vulnerare ‘to wound’, from vulnus ‘wound’).
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