invincible, unbeatable, unvanquishableadjective
incapable of being overcome or subdued
"an invincible army"; "her invincible spirit"
Someone or something that cannot be defeated, destroyed or killed.
Impossible to defeat, destroy or kill.
incapable of being conquered, overcome, or subdued; unconquerable; insuperable; as, an invincible army, or obstacle
Etymology: [L. invincibilis: cf. F. invincible. See In- not, and Vincible.]
Invincible is a superhero in the Image Comics Universe. Created by writer Robert Kirkman and artist Cory Walker, the character first appeared in Tech Jacket #1, before graduating to his own self-titled regular series in 2003, as the premier title in Image's then-new superhero line. Invincible is the teenaged son of Omni-Man, an extraterrestrial superhero of the Viltrumite race. Invincible inherited his father’s superhuman strength and ability to fly and he has sworn to protect the Earth. He has had trouble adjusting to his newfound powers and coping with the reality of his origins.
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
in-vin′si-bl, adj. that cannot be overcome: insuperable.—ns. Invin′cibleness, Invincibil′ity.—adv. Invin′cibly.—Invincible ignorance (see Ignorance).—The Invincible Doctor, William of Occam (c. 1280-1349).
Dictionary of Nautical Terms
A name boastfully applied both to naval and military forces, which have nevertheless been utterly vanquished.
Military Dictionary and Gazetteer
Incapable of being conquered or overcome; unconquerable; insuperable; as, an invincible army, etc.
The numerical value of invincible in Chaldean Numerology is: 5
The numerical value of invincible in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9
The longer I live, the more I am certain that the great difference between the great and the insignificant, is energy - invincible determination--a purpose once fixed, and then death or victory.
History shows that there are no invincible armies and that there never have been.
The Greeks by their laws, and the Romans by the spirit of their people, took care to put into the hands of their rulers no such engine of oppression as a standing army. Their system was to make every man a soldier, and oblige him to repair to the standard of his country whenever that was reared. This made them invincible and the same remedy will make us so.
Oppression that is clearly inexorable and invincible does not give rise to revolt but to submission.
In the depth of winter, I finally learned that within me there lay an invincible summer.
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- لا يقهرArabic
- invencibleCatalan, Valencian
- αήττητος, ανίκητοςGreek
- شکست ناپذیرPersian
- legyőzhetetlen, győzhetetlenHungarian
- 不敗, 倒せない, 難攻不落, 無敵Japanese
- onoverwinnelijke, onoverwinnelijkDutch
- niezwyciężony, niezwyciężona, niepokonanyPolish
- непобедимый, неуязвимыйRussian
- oövervinnerlig, oSwedish
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