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ἀν-άλωτος [ᾰλ], ον, (ἀ- priv., ἁλίσκομαι) not to be taken, impregnable, of strong places or forts, Hdt.1.84, 8.51; οὐδὲν ἀ. ἀρετῇ Chor. in Rev.Phil.1.70: not taken, holding out, Th.4.70.

2. metaph., unassailable, convincing, αἰσθήσεις Pl.Tht.179c; of persons, ἀ. ὑπὸ χρημάτων incorruptible, X.Ages.8.8: c. gen., τῶν Ἀφροδίτης παθῶν Men.Rh.p.416S.

3. of things, unattainable, [D.]61.37.