Unassailable vs Inherent - What's the difference?

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Unassailable is a related term of inherent.


As adjectives the difference between unassailable and inherent

is that unassailable is secure against attack; impregnable while inherent is inherent.

unassailable

English

Adjective

(-)
  • secure against attack; impregnable
  • (by extension) undeniable, incontestable or incontrovertible
  • She won the debate with her unassailable logic.

    inherent

    English

    Alternative forms

    * (archaic)

    Adjective

    (-)
  • Naturally as part or consequence of something.
  • * (Lyn Beth Neylon)
  • You are a human being. You have rights inherent in that reality. You have dignity and worth that exists prior to law.
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    Usage notes

    * Not to be confused with inherit .

    Antonyms

    * extrinsic

    Synonyms

    * ingrained