(noun, adjective, verb)


1. relating to the condition of immunity

- the immune system

2. secure against

- immune from taxation as long as he resided in Bermuda

- immune from criminal prosecution

Similar word(s): exempt

3. relating to or conferring immunity (to disease or infection)

Similar word(s): insusceptible, unsusceptible, resistant

4. (usually followed by `to') not affected by a given influence

- immune to persuasion

Similar word(s): unaffected

Sentences with immune as an adjective:

- As a diplomat, you are immune from prosecution.

- I am immune to chicken pox.

- Alas, he was immune to my charms.

- We examined the patient's immune response.


1. a person who is immune to a particular infection

Definition categories: person, individual, mortal, somebody, someone, soul


1. (rare, transitive) To make immune.