adjective Etymology: Late Latin indisputabilis, from Latin in- + disputabilis disputable Date: 1551 not disputable ; unquestionable <
indisputable proof
indisputableness nounindisputably adverb

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  • indisputable — ⇒INDISPUTABLE, adj. Qui ne peut être l objet d une dispute, qui est incontestable. Beauté, excellence, prospérité indisputable. Je reçois donc les deux principes, inattaquables dans leur base, et indisputables dans le raisonnement : mais en… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Indisputable — In*dis pu*ta*ble (?; 277), a. [Pref. in not + disputable: cf. F. indisputable.] Not disputable; incontrovertible; too evident to admit of dispute. Syn: Incontestable; unquestionable; incontrovertible; undeniable; irrefragable; certain; positive;… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • indisputable — I adjective absolute, apodictic, assured, authoritative, axiomatic, believable, beyond a shadow of a doubt, beyond dispute, categorical, certain, clear, conclusive, decided, decisive, definite, definitive, demonstrable, demonstrated, determinate …   Law dictionary

  • indisputable — (adj.) 1550s, from L.L. indisputabilis, from in not, opposite of, without (see IN (Cf. in ) (1)) + disputabilis (see DISPUTE (Cf. dispute)). Related: Indisputably …   Etymology dictionary

  • indisputable — is pronounced with the stress on the third syllable. See also in , un …   Modern English usage

  • indisputable — [adj] beyond doubt absolute, accurate, actual, certain, double checked, evident, incontestable, incontrovertible, indubitable, irrefutable, no ifs ands or buts about it*, no mistake*, open and shut*, positive, real, sure, that’s a fact*, true,… …   New thesaurus

  • indisputable — (Del lat. indisputabĭlis). adj. Que no admite disputa …   Diccionario de la lengua española

  • indisputable — ► ADJECTIVE ▪ unable to be challenged or denied. DERIVATIVES indisputability noun indisputably adverb …   English terms dictionary

  • indisputable — [in΄di spyo͞ot′ə bəl, in dis′pyo͞ot ə bəl] adj. [LL indisputabilis] that cannot be disputed or doubted; unquestionable indisputability n. indisputably adv …   English World dictionary

  • indisputable — [[t]ɪ̱ndɪspju͟ːtəb(ə)l[/t]] ADJ: oft it v link ADJ that (emphasis) If you say that something is indisputable, you are emphasizing that it is true and cannot be shown to be untrue. It is indisputable that birds in the UK are harbouring this… …   English dictionary

  • indisputable — ► adjetivo Que no puede ser disputado o discutido por considerarse claro o evidente. SINÓNIMO indiscutible * * * indisputable adj. *Indiscutible. * * * indisputable. (Del lat. indisputabĭlis). adj. Que no admite disputa. * * * ► adjetivo …   Enciclopedia Universal

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