What does the word inviolable mean?

    Part of speech: noun


  • Part of speech: adverb

  • Inviolably.

  • Part of speech: adjective

  • That must not or can bot be violated.

Usage examples for inviolable

  1. Vitality has much in common with such forces as magnetism and electricity, but there is one inviolable distinction between them- that Life is permanently fixed and rooted in the organism. – Natural Law in the Spiritual World by Henry Drummond
  2. But although there were to be no more political assemblies, the edict of Nantes was to be rigidly enforced, and their rights and immunities under it made inviolable. – A Short History of France by Mary Platt Parmele
  3. They walked off alone, for Daniel had extracted an inviolable promise from their captive to rest where he was until noon before setting out on his return journey; and he had given the man a few biscuits and a slice or two of meat to keep him going. – Burning Sands by Arthur Weigall