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adjective untouchable pronunciation in British English /ʌnˈtʌtʃəb(ə)l/

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  1. 1
    too powerful to be punished or controlled
    For many years, the institution was an untouchable force in politics.
  2. 2
    much better at something than similar people or things
    His batting record may prove untouchable.
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