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Meaning of UNTOUCHABLE

Pronunciation:  un'tuchubul

 
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 Definition: 
  1. [n]  belongs to lowest social and ritual class in India
  2. [adj]  not capable of being obtained; "a rare work, today almost inaccessible"; "timber is virtually unobtainable in the islands"; "untouchable resources buried deep within the earth"
  3. [adj]  defiling to the touch; especially used in traditional Hindu belief of the lowest caste or castes
  4. [adj]  forbidden to the touch; "in most museums such articles are untouchable"
  5. [adj]  impossible to assail
  6. [adj]  beyond the reach of criticism or attack or impeachment; "for the first time criticism was directed at a hitherto untouchable target"- Newsweek
 

UNTOUCHABLE is a 11 letter word that starts with U.

 

 Synonyms: Harijan, impermissible, impure, inaccessible, inviolable, invulnerable, unassailable, unavailable, unclean, unobtainable, unprocurable
 
 See Also: castaway, Ishmael, outcast, pariah

 

 

 

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