Definitions

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  • adj. That cannot be opposed.

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  • adj. not opposable

Etymologies

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un- +‎ opposable

Examples

  • Obama is the uncriticizable, unopposable candidate: If you breathe a word against him, you must don the scarlet R for you know what.

    Woof

  • But rather than be offended by this single example of Republican hypocrisy, you have to see it as part of the bigger picture, in which Republicans have simply decided that rules just don't apply to them, and any rules or laws that get in the way of their absolute and unopposable power have to be discarded.

    Archive 2004-11-01

  • It made him unopposable in the arena and maintained his power.

    Time Streams

  • The women could joke about marriage and children the way Italians joke about the Church, because it is there, solid, unmovable, unopposable, undefeatable.

    The Women’s Room

  • But common experience proves that, in impressionable persons, the activity of nerves and imagination stimulated by works of art has the possessive and unopposable force of a dream, and controls the physical organism, sometimes with quite inaesthetic consequences.

    Unprintable

  • That inconceivable Brahma, that unopposable Godhead, is my strength!

    The Mahabharata of Krishna-Dwaipayana Vyasa Translated into English Prose Adi Parva

  • In this canvas was revealed the masterpiece of an art obeying the unopposable urge to render the tangible and the invisible, to make manifest the crying impurity of the flesh and to make sublime the infinite distress of the soul.

    Là-bas

  • Mubarak is a murdering thug, rules by terror and only gives the impression of a free secular arab nation, but the police there have unopposable power and what Hosni says is what is done.

    Yahoo! News: Business - Opinion

  • While an opposable thumb is useful, an unopposable thumb sounds more intimidating.

    Comments for IMAO

  • But most agree that what Billy Graham described as the "Jewish stranglehold" on the media is unmentionable and unopposable.

    henrymakow.com

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