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Definition impossible to subdue
  • She is remembered for her indomitable spirit.
indomitable = impossible to subdue
  • And that the great monster is indomitable, you will yet have reason to know.
    Melville, Herman  --  Moby Dick LXVIII-CXXXIV
  • ... a deplorable occurrence took place on board H.M.S. Indomitable.
    Herman Melville  --  Billy Budd
  • indomitable = impossible to subdue
  • her ancient and indomitable faith
    Booker T. Washington  --  Up From Slavery: An Autobiography
  • indomitable = impossible to subdue
  • Within it, they were indomitable.
    Natalie Babbitt  --  Tuck Everlasting
  • indomitable = impossible to subdue
  • the indomitable Miss Hastings
    Jim Stovall  --  The Ultimate Gift
  • indomitable = with determination or a strong spirit or personality that is impossible to subdue
  • though muscle and tissue had been courage or fortitude which the days or the years had consumed until only the indomitable skeleton was left rising like a...
    William Faulkner  --  The Sound and the Fury
  • indomitable = impossible to subdue
  • It's what made the river flow, the ocean swell, and the tide rise, but it was a silent power, intractable, indomitable, indisputable, and thus completely ignorable.
    James McBride  --  The Color of Water
  • indomitable = impossible to subdue
  • But the cub knew what it was ... and waited for the coming of his mother, of his ferocious and indomitable mother who fought and killed all things and was never afraid.
    Jack London  --  White Fang
  • indomitable = impossible to subdue
  • It was bad to see the indomitable old man weak and hatless in the early morning, something soft in his eyes, pain in his face, the right hand rubbing the pain in the arm.
    Michael Shaara  --  The Killer Angels
  • indomitable = impossible to subdue
  • According to the conventions of the genre, Augustus Waters kept his sense of humor till the end, did not for a moment waiver in his courage, and his spirit soared like an indomitable eagle until the world itself could not contain his joyous soul.
    John Green  --  The Fault in Our Stars
  • indomitable = impossible to subdue
  • Thus passed away the days that followed that scene in which Athos had so violently shaken the indomitable pride of the king.
    Dumas, Alexandre  --  The Man in the Iron Mask
  • From one of the proudest families in Kentucky he had inherited a set of fine European features, and a high, indomitable spirit.
    Stowe, Harriet Beecher  --  Uncle Tom's Cabin
  • Once more her own indomitable earnestness had betrayed her.
    Collins, Wilkie  --  No Name
  • But at front and rear, unawed and indomitable, toiled the two men who were not yet dead.
    London, Jack  --  White Fang
  • How," says the trooper, folding his arms and looking with indomitable firmness at his brother, "how is my mother to be got to scratch me?
    Dickens, Charles  --  Bleak House
  • And here we have to record another instance of the indomitable spirit of the western trappers.
    Irving, Washington  --  Astoria or Anecdotes  of an enterprise beyond the Rocky Mountains
  • " said Monte Cristo, with the same indomitable coolness; "let us see.
    Dumas, Alexandre  --  The Count of Monte Cristo
  • "For better for worse," continued the indomitable Mrs.
    Collins, Wilkie  --  A Rogue's Life
  • She had selected him for the gift of liberty and he must show himself worthy of the favour conferred by her feminine, indomitable soul.
    Conrad, Joseph  --  Under Western Eyes

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