inalienable

[in-eyl-yuh-nuh-buhl, -ey-lee-uh-]
adjective
not alienable; not transferable to another or capable of being repudiated: inalienable rights.

Origin:
1635–45; in-3 + alienable

inalienability, inalienableness, noun
inalienably, adverb


inviolable, absolute, unassailable, inherent.
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inalienable (ɪnˈeɪljənəbəl)
 
adj
not able to be transferred to another; not alienable: the inalienable rights of the citizen
 
inaliena'bility
 
n
 
in'alienableness
 
n
 
in'alienably
 
adv

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Example sentences
We are a nation run by laws, enshrined in these laws are inalienable rights.
The rights to hold periodic free elections and to participate in them as a citizen are inalienable.
And if rights are inalienable, they exist whether the patient is aware of them or not.
Caricaturists, whose pen is meaner than the sword, are supposed to believe that cruelty is an inalienable right.
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