What does invulnerable mean?

Definitions for invulnerableɪnˈvʌl nər ə bəl

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

Princeton's WordNet

  1. invulnerable(adj)

    immune to attack; impregnable

    "gunners raked the beach from invulnerable positions on the cliffs"


  1. invulnerable(Adjective)

    Incapable of being wounded, or of receiving injury; not vulnerable.

  2. invulnerable(Adjective)

    Unanswerable; irrefutable; unable to be damaged by an attack or convinced; as, an invulnerable argument.

  3. Origin: From invulnerabilis, from vulnerabilis, from vulnero, from vulnus.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Invulnerable(adj)

    incapable of being wounded, or of receiving injury

  2. Invulnerable(adj)

    unanswerable; irrefutable; that can not be refuted or convinced; as, an invulnerable argument

  3. Origin: [L. invulnerabilis: cf. F. invulnrable. See In- not, and Vulnerable.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Invulnerable

    in-vul′nėr-a-bl, adj. that cannot be wounded.—ns. Invulnerabil′ity, Invul′nerableness.—adv. Invul′nerably.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of invulnerable in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of invulnerable in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Charles de LEUSSE:

    The killer feels invulnerable. In this, he is vulnerable. (Le tueur se croit invulnérable. En cela, il est vulnérable)

  2. Henry David Thoreau:

    When I hear music, I fear no danger. I am invulnerable. I see no foe. I am related to the earliest times, and to the latest.

  3. Sir Thomas Browne:

    I am the happiest man alive. I have that in me that can convert poverty into riches, adversity to prosperity, and I am more invulnerable than Achilles; fortune hath not one place to hit me.

  4. Erik Pevernagie:

    The invulnerable, matchless and exclusive live a life like dazzling fish in a scintillating seascape behind glass. Everybody may admire them, nobody can touch them and there is no fear or guilt in overexposing opulence and fortune.( "Keeping up with the Joneses")

  5. John Stephens:

    I live in a world in which characters can come back frequently, dC has been really flexible about characters who we in the canon know, 'They survive, because they have to do X later.' Those characters, as we'll see going forward, even in this season, they are not invulnerable. Some of those characters who everyone will expect to survive will not survive, which will make things exciting because all the characters have a target on their back.

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