Definition of inexorable adjective from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



BrE BrE//ɪnˈeksərəbl//
; NAmE NAmE//ɪnˈeksərəbl//
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(of a process) that cannot be stopped or changed synonym relentless the inexorable rise of crime This is where the inexorable logic of the theory breaks down. Word Originmid 16th cent.: from French, or from Latin inexorabilis, from in- ‘not’ + exorabilis (from exorare ‘entreat’).
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: inexorable