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Meaning of “untouchable” in the English Dictionary

"untouchable" in British English

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untouchableadjective

uk   us   /ʌnˈtʌtʃ.ə.bl̩/

untouchablenoun [C]

uk   us   /ʌnˈtʌtʃ.ə.bl̩/
a ​member of the ​lowestsocialgroup in ​Indiansociety
(Definition of untouchable from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"untouchable" in American English

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untouchableadjective [not gradable]

 us   /ʌnˈtʌtʃ·ə·bəl/
not ​able to be ​punished, ​criticized, or ​changed in any way: His ​homerunrecordremained untouchable.
(Definition of untouchable from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “untouchable”
in Chinese (Simplified) 受保护的, 不可惩罚的, 不许批评的…
in Chinese (Traditional) 受保護的, 不可懲罰的, 不許批評的…
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