Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • So as to be inviolable; without violation or violence of any kind: as, a sanctuary inviolably sacred; to keep a promise inviolably.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • adverb Without violation.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • adverb In an inviolable manner; without violation or violence of any kind.

Etymologies

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

inviolable +‎ -ly

Examples

  • A house I receive as a gift, however beautiful, will never feel as inviolably safe to me.

    Exit the Actress

  • A house I receive as a gift, however beautiful, will never feel as inviolably safe to me.

    Exit the Actress

  • In 1870,The Vatican Council decreed: "For the Holy Spirit was not promised to the successors of Peter,that by His revelation they might make known new doctrine, but that by His assistance they might inviolably keep and faithfully expound the revelation or deposit of faith delivered through the Apotles."

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  • Madjess: I will let Vatican Council I speak for me: For the Holy Spirit was not promised to the successors of Peter, that by His revelation they might make known new doctrine, but that by His assistance they might inviolably keep and faithfully expound the revelation or deposit of faith delivered through the Apostles...

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  • I quote Vatican Council I: "For the Holy Spirit was not promised to the successors of Peter, that by His revelation they might make known new doctrine, but that by His assistance they might inviolably keep and faithfully expound the revelation or deposit of the faith delivered through the Apostles."

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  • One effect of parents 'over-involvement in their children's' lives has been the demise of those arenas of childhood that were once inviolably the province of children themselves: unsupervised play, neighborhood baseball games and other settings where children first exercised their moral imaginations and were forced to cope independently with their own shortcomings.

    The Praise Craze

  • According to Vatican Council I: "The Holy Spirit was not promised to the successors of Peter that by his revelation, they might make new doctrine, but that by his assistance they might inviolably keep and faithfully expound the revelation or deposit of faith delivered through the Apostles".

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  • And that the Articles thereof shall be inviolably observed by the States we respectively represent, and that the Union shall be perpetual.

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  • Vatican I: For the Holy Spirit was not promised to the successors of Peter, that by His revelation, they might make known new doctrine, but that by His assistance they might inviolably keep and faithfully expound the revelation or deposit of faith delivered through the Apostles.

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  • She hoped to catch the voice of her uncle: but all was inviolably still.

    Camilla

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