What does Immunity mean?

Definitions for Immunityɪˈmyu nɪ ti

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word Immunity.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. unsusceptibility, immunity(noun)

    the state of not being susceptible

    "unsusceptibility to rust"

  2. immunity, resistance(noun)

    (medicine) the condition in which an organism can resist disease

  3. immunity(noun)

    the quality of being unaffected by something

    "immunity to criticism"

  4. exemption, immunity, granting immunity(noun)

    an act exempting someone

    "he was granted immunity from prosecution"


  1. immunity(Noun)

    The state of being insusceptible to something; notably:

  2. immunity(Noun)

    A resistance to a specific thing.

  3. Origin: From immunitas, in the legal sense; the medical use was borrowed from German or French

Webster Dictionary

  1. Immunity(adj)

    freedom or exemption from any charge, duty, obligation, office, tax, imposition, penalty, or service; a particular privilege; as, the immunities of the free cities of Germany; the immunities of the clergy

  2. Immunity(adj)

    freedom; exemption; as, immunity from error

  3. Origin: [L. immunitas, fr. immunis free from a public service; pref. im- not + munis complaisant, obliging, cf. munus service, duty: cf. F. immunit. See Common, and cf. Mean, a.]

U.S. National Library of Medicine

  1. Immunity

    Nonsusceptibility to the invasive or pathogenic effects of foreign microorganisms or to the toxic effect of antigenic substances.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Immunity in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Immunity in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Siddharth Astir:

    Purity is the immunity against the barriers between your heart and your expressions.

  2. Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu:

    The attitudes of those who exploit 'podium immunity' and offend the shared conscience cannot be assessed within (the framework of) immunity.

  3. Julius Lutwama:

    There may be some kind of immunity, we have so many diseases which are related to Zika, they may confer some kind of immunity to the African body.

  4. Larry McMurtry:

    No illusion is more crucial than the illusion that great success and huge money buy you immunity from the common ills of mankind, such as cars that won't start.

  5. Tariq Madani:

    None of them recalls having a severe infection or pneumonia, and this indicates that you get some sort of immunity as a result of repeated exposure to camels and the virus.

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