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Meaning of IMMOBILE

Pronunciation:  i'mowbil

WordNet Dictionary
  1. [adj]  securely fixed in place; "the post was still firm after being hit by the car"
  2. [adj]  not capable of movement or of being moved

IMMOBILE is a 8 letter word that starts with I.


 Synonyms: fast, firm, fixed, immotile, immovable, immoveable, nonmotile, stabile, stiff, unmovable
 Antonyms: mobile
 See Also: nonmoving, unmoving



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
\Im*mo"bile\, a. [L. immobilis: cf. F. immobile. See
Incapable of being moved; immovable; fixed; stable. --Prof.

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