indissoluble indissoluble

Definition(s):

  1. (adj) (of a substance) incapable of being dissolved
  2. (adj) used of decisions and contracts

Usage(s):

  1. The Party's verdict on the Tiananmen proteststhat they amounted to a counterrevolutionary actwas never reversed by Deng, and is also an indissoluble part of his legacy.
  2. But they were linked by indissoluble bonds.
  3. Roman Catholicism still teaches that once consummated, a marriage between two baptized Christians is a sacrament: it creates an indissoluble bond breakable only by death.

News

  • Pro football: Foles gives Kelly, Eagles something to ponder

    TAMPA, Fla. — Chip Kelly’s position this week was that an outstanding performance from Nick Foles would be favorable for all involved. He stopped short of suggesting Michael Vick’s role as starting quarterback was indissoluble. A strong game from Foles would require consideration.
    on October 14, 2013     Source: Naples Daily News

Quotes

  1. In his address, Pope Benedict said, "The good of the person and society is intimately linked to the 'healthy condition' of the family," which, he said, is "founded on the indissoluble union between a man and woman."
    on Jan 8, 2008 By: Pope Benedict XVI Source: National Catholic Reporter

  2. John Quincy Adams, the sixth president of the United States, said: "The highest glory of the American Revolution was that it connected in one indissoluble bond, the principles of civil government with the principles of Christianity."
    on Oct 25, 2004 By: John Quincy Adams Source: Agape Press

  3. "There is no truth more thoroughly established," said George Washington, in his first inaugural address, "than that there exists in the economy and course of nature, an indissoluble union between virtue and happiness."
    on Jul 7, 2005 By: George Washington Source: FrontPage magazine.com

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