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vincible

[vin-suh-buh l] /ˈvɪn sə bəl/
adjective
1.
capable of being conquered or overcome:
vincible fears.
Origin of vincible
1540-1550
1540-50; < Latin vincibilis, equivalent to vinc(ere) to overcome + -ibilis -ible
Related forms
vincibility, vincibleness, noun
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  • You are a man imbued by errors, and vincible by slight temptations.

    Memoirs of Carwin the Biloquist Charles Brockden Brown
  • The thought of herself as vulnerable and vincible to the hostile sex had come upon the girl, fire-new, with disruptive force.

    V. V.'s Eyes Henry Sydnor Harrison
British Dictionary definitions for vincible

vincible

/ˈvɪnsɪbəl/
adjective
1.
(rare) capable of being defeated or overcome
Derived Forms
vincibility, vincibleness, noun
Word Origin
C16: from Latin vincibilis, from vincere to conquer
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Word Origin and History for vincible
adj.

1540s, from Latin vincibilis, from vincere (see victor).

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