indelible | indelibly | indelibility

Exam frequency

GRE

medium

Banks

medium

Civil Services

medium

Meaning(s)

difficult to remove or forget

Check Icon How to Memorize

indelible - lasting

Check Icon Analysis

The word ‘indelible' is used to describe something long-lasting. That can be something that physically cannot be removed or erased, like a stain, or something that lives on long in the memory, whether for good or bad.

ExamsSpokenOther
Synonyms permanent,enduring
Antonyms extinguishable

Check Icon Example(s)

  1. My mentor’s words left an indelible impression on me when I was just a young trainee. I remember them to this day.

  2. A big part of the indelibility of the painter’s work is that it remains totally unique.

  3. The events of that day are indelibly stamped on Mary’s mind. It was an horrific experience for her.

Related Links