Definition of indissoluble in US English:

indissoluble

adjective

  • Unable to be destroyed; lasting.

    ‘an indissoluble friendship’
    • ‘But the link between the general and the particular is indissoluble.’
    • ‘When men cease to be individual and separate units, and all together form a total and indissoluble communion, then humanity will be a single body.’
    • ‘Politics and race in Sri Lanka at the time, at least, were indissoluble.’
    • ‘My guilt was a clear proof of the Church's view of matrimony as an indissoluble tie.’
    • ‘That marriage is neither an indissoluble sacrament nor a social contract is crystal clear.’
    • ‘It was to bring together in indissoluble union a variety of differing regions who would never consent to union without some protections of their own autonomy.’
    • ‘Seeing the indissoluble connection among property rights, the rule of law, and economic well-being will not solve all our problems.’
    • ‘Couples were invited to renew their wedding vows and the Pope reaffirmed that the Christian marriage was indissoluble.’
    • ‘Family members are not strangers to one another; rather they share an indissoluble bond.’
    • ‘To balance this he remained a staunch member of the Church of England and a firm believer in the indissoluble union between Church and State.’
    • ‘The Western audience sensed in him the organic, indissoluble tie with European culture.’
    • ‘The free marketeers like to assure us that there's an indissoluble link between capitalism and democracy.’
    • ‘The bond between the British people and the Crown is strong and indissoluble.’
    • ‘So these are the ties that we have, and they're indissoluble.’
    • ‘It is neither an amalgam of cultures nor a mix of coexisting, indissoluble elements.’
    • ‘Their alliances were indissoluble, their commitment to their colleagues, unequivocal.’
    • ‘He who has given a vow cannot be released from his engagement, for great oaths are indissoluble bonds.’
    • ‘It is, in short, an idea that is utterly indissoluble from our own living, breathing, everyday reality.’
    • ‘They do at least imply a stable society in which marriage is indissoluble and family loyalty taken for granted.’
    • ‘They are the two sides of the one coin, and their indissoluble union does much to explain the enduring appeal of his work.’
    lasting, enduring, indefinite, continuing, perpetual, everlasting, eternal, abiding, constant, persistent, irreparable, irreversible, lifelong, indelible, standing, perennial, unending, endless, never-ending, immutable, unchangeable, unalterable, invariable, unchanging, changeless, undying, imperishable, indestructible, ineradicable
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Origin

Late 15th century: from Latin indissolubilis, from in- ‘not’ + dissolubilis (see dissoluble).

Pronunciation

indissoluble

/ˌindəˈsälyəb(ə)l//ˌɪndəˈsɑljəb(ə)l/