If you were.....

  1. If you were.....


    Invincible.

    Would that mean you could never be killed? How about drowning or being launched into space where there is no air? I understand if you were immortal you just plain wouldn't die, but is it different if you are invincible?

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    Definition: 2 entries found for invincible.

    in·vin·ci·ble Audio pronunciation of "invincible" ( P ) Pronunciation Key (n-vns-bl)
    adj.

    Incapable of being overcome or defeated; unconquerable.

    [Middle English, from Old French, from Latin invincibilis : in-, not;
    see in-1 + vincibilis, conquerable; see vincible.]in·vinci·bili·ty or in·vinci·ble·ness n.
    in·vinci·bly adv.

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    invincible

    adj : incapable of being overcome or subdued; "an invincible army"; "her invincible spirit" [syn: unbeatable, unvanquishable]

    Source: WordNet ® 2.0, © 2003 Princeton University

    Thesaurus: 8 entries found for invincible.

    Main Entry: invincible
    Part of Speech: adjective
    Definition: indestructible
    Synonyms: bulletproof, impassable, impregnable, indomitable, insuperable, inviolable, invulnerable, irresistible, powerful, strong, unassailable, unattackable, unbeatable, unconquerable, undefeatable, unsurmountable, untouchable, unyielding
    Antonyms: defenseless, vulnerable
    Source: Roget's New Millennium™ Thesaurus, First Edition (v 1.3.1)
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    Main Entry: almighty
    Part of Speech: adjective 1
    Definition: powerful
    Synonyms: absolute, all-powerful, controlling, invincible, mighty, omnipotent, supreme
    Antonyms: ineffectual, insignificant, powerless, weak
    Source: Roget's New Millennium™ Thesaurus, First Edition (v 1.3.1)
    Copyright © 2006 by Lexico Publishing Group, LLC. All rights reserved.

    Main Entry: dauntless
    Part of Speech: adjective
    Definition: bold
    Synonyms: brave, courageous, daring, doughty, fearless, gallant, game, heroic, indomitable, intrepid, invincible, lionhearted, resolute, stouthearted, unafraid, unconquerable, undaunted, unfearing, unflinching, valiant, valorous
    Antonyms: afraid, daunted, fearful, frightened, irresolute, poltroon, scared, terrified, timid
    Source: Roget's New Millennium™ Thesaurus, First Edition (v 1.3.1)
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    Main Entry: indomitable
    Part of Speech: adjective
    Definition: steadfast
    Synonyms: dogged, impassable, impregnable, insuperable, insurmountable, invincible, invulnerable, obstinate, pertinacious, resolute, ruthless, staunch, stubborn, unassailable, unbeatable, unconquerable, undefeatable, unflinching, unyielding, willful
    Antonyms: submissive, weak
    Source: Roget's New Millennium™ Thesaurus, First Edition (v 1.3.1)
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    Main Entry: insurmountable
    Part of Speech: adjective
    Definition: impossible
    Synonyms: forget it, hopeless, impassable, impregnable, inaccessible, indomitable, ineluctable, insuperable, invincible, no way*, no-go, no-win*, overwhelming, unbeatable, unconquerable, unmasterable, won't fly
    Antonyms: surmountable
    Source: Roget's New Millennium™ Thesaurus, First Edition (v 1.3.1)
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    * = informal or slang

    Main Entry: irrefutable
    Part of Speech: adjective
    Definition: definite
    Synonyms: accurate, apodeictic, apodictic, bet on, certain, double-checked, evident, final, inarguable, incontestable, incontrovertible, indisputable, indubitable, invincible, ironclad, irrebuttable, irrefragable, irresistible, obvious, odds-on*, positive, proven, right on, set, sure, unanswerable, unassailable, undeniable, unimpeachable, unquestionable
    Antonyms: unreliable
    Source: Roget's New Millennium™ Thesaurus, First Edition (v 1.3.1)
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    * = informal or slang

    Main Entry: irresistible
    Part of Speech: adjective
    Definition: compelling
    Synonyms: alluring, beautiful, beckoning, charming, drooly, enchanting, fascinating, foxy, glamorous, imperative, indomitable, ineluctable, inescapable, inevitable, inexorable, invincible, looker, lovable, mink, overpowering, overwhelming, potent, powerful, ravishing, scrumptious, seductive, sexy, stone, stunning, tempting, traffic-stopping, unavoidable, unconquerable, urgent
    Source: Roget's New Millennium™ Thesaurus, First Edition (v 1.3.1)
    Copyright © 2006 by Lexico Publishing Group, LLC. All rights reserved.

    Main Entry: stout
    Part of Speech: adjective 2
    Definition: brawny
    Synonyms: able-bodied, athletic, beefy, hard, hardy, hulking, husky, indomitable, invincible, lusty, muscular, robust, stable, stalwart, staunch, strapping, strong, sturdy, substantial, tenacious, tough, vigorous
    Antonyms: flimsy, skinny
    Source: Roget's New Millennium™ Thesaurus, First Edition (v 1.3.1)
    Copyright © 2006 by Lexico Publishing Group, LLC. All rights reserved.

    Unfortunately, by the looks of it, invincible or not, you're still gonna die.
    The fool says in his heart “There is no God."

    I vehemently support your right to take offense to anything I post.

  3. that kind of question is in line with "is there an end to space?"
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    Reminds me of the agnostic, dyslexic, insomniac who was awake all night wondering if there really was a dog.
    The fool says in his heart “There is no God."

    I vehemently support your right to take offense to anything I post.

  5. If a tree falls in the woods and there is nobody around to hear it, does it make a noise?

    Which came first, chicken or the egg?

  6. the chicken

  7. Quote Originally Posted by B5150
    Reminds me of the agnostic, dyslexic, insomniac who was awake all night wondering if there really was a dog.
    Im just curiouse if theres a longer riddle/brain teaser that went with that. Never heard it before sounds interesting though
  

  
 

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