inexorable
[ in-ek-ser-uh-buhl ]
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Part of Speech adjective
Origin + Etymology
mid-16th century; from French or from the Latin inexorabilis, from in- "not" + exorabilis (from exorare "entreat")
Synonyms
    1.
  • unrelenting pitiless
    2.
  • implacable inescapable merciless relentless
Antonyms
    1.
  • sympathetic merciful
    2.
  • flexible lenient yielding
Definition
1. not to be persuaded, moved, or affected by prayers or entreaties
2. unyielding; unalterable
Examples
1. A) The banker proved inexorable when it came to the loan conditions, putting us back at square one. B) None of my excuses about my missing homework were effective on the inexorable teacher.
2. A) The passing of time is inexorable; it will keep happening no matter what. B) It seemed inexorable that they would end up together.
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