The adjective unassailable means without flaws or loopholes. If you are going to get home late (again!), you'd better have an unassailable alibi for your parents, or else you should plan on not seeing the outside of your room for a while.

The adjective unassailable also means immune to attack or doubt, such as an unassailable military holding or an unassailable reputation. Unassailable can also mean untouchable or unable to be defeated. If your high school basketball team is leading 92 to 14 with just a couple of seconds to go, the announcer might say you have an unassailable lead. The corrupt politician had so many connections, he seemed unassailable; he always seemed to manage to deflect even a hint of scandal onto others in the party.

Definitions of unassailable
  1. adjective
    impossible to assail
    synonyms: untouchable
    incapable of being transgressed or dishonored
  2. adjective
    immune to attack; incapable of being tampered with
    synonyms: impregnable, inviolable, secure, strong, unattackable
    immune to attack; impregnable
  3. adjective
    without flaws or loopholes
    synonyms: bulletproof, unshakable, watertight
    incontestable, incontestible
    incapable of being contested or disputed
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