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Overview of noun untouchable

The noun untouchable has 1 senses? (no senses from tagged texts)
1. untouchable, Harijan

(belongs to lowest social and ritual class in India)


Overview of adj untouchable

The adj untouchable has 5 senses? (no senses from tagged texts)
1. untouchable

(beyond the reach of criticism or attack or impeachment; "for the first time criticism was directed at a hitherto untouchable target"- Newsweek)

2. unassailable, untouchable

(impossible to assail)

3. untouchable

(forbidden to the touch; "in most museums such articles are untouchable")

4. untouchable

(( especially used in traditional Hindu belief of the lowest caste or castes) defiling)

5. inaccessible, unobtainable, unprocurable, untouchable

(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")

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