Definitions for insolubleɪnˈsɒl yə bəl

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Princeton's WordNetRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. insoluble, indissoluble(adj)

    (of a substance) incapable of being dissolved

  2. insoluble(adj)

    admitting of no solution or explanation

    "an insoluble doubt"

  3. insoluble(adj)

    without hope of solution

    "an insoluble problem"

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  1. insoluble(Adjective)

    that cannot be dissolved

  2. insoluble(Adjective)

    that cannot be solved; insolvable

  3. insoluble(Adjective)

    that cannot be explained; mysterious or inexplicable

  4. Origin: From ( + ).

Webster DictionaryRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. Insoluble(adj)

    not soluble; in capable or difficult of being dissolved, as by a liquid; as, chalk is insoluble in water

  2. Insoluble(adj)

    not to be solved or explained; insolvable; as, an insoluble doubt, question, or difficulty

  3. Insoluble(adj)


  4. Origin: [L. insolubilis indissoluble, that can not be loosed: cf. F. insoluble. See In- not, and Soluble, and cf. Insolvable.]

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