inevitability


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in·ev·i·ta·ble

 (ĭn-ĕv′ĭ-tə-bəl)
adj.
1. Impossible to avoid or prevent; certain to happen. See Synonyms at certain.
2. Invariably occurring or appearing; predictable: the inevitable changes of the seasons.

in·ev′i·ta·bil′i·ty, in·ev′i·ta·ble·ness n.
in·ev′i·ta·bly adv.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.inevitability - the quality of being unavoidable
sure thing, certainty, foregone conclusion - something that is certain; "his victory is a certainty"

inevitability

noun
1. certainty, fate, shoo-in (U.S. & Canad.) Success is an inevitability for us.
2. sureness, ineluctability, inexorability or inexorableness, unavoidability or unavoidableness the inevitability of death
Proverbs
"One does not argue against the sun"
Translations
حَتْمِيَّه
nevyhnutelnost
uundgåelighed
väistämättömyys
elkerülhetetlenség
óhjákvæmileiki
kaçınılmazlık

inevitability

[ɪnˌevɪtəˈbɪlɪtɪ] Ninevitabilidad f

inevitability

[ɪnˌɛvɪtəˈbɪlɪti] n [fate, result, death] → caractère m inévitable
the inevitability of change → le caractère inévitable du changement
it is an inevitability → c'est inévitable

inevitability

nUnvermeidlichkeit f

inevitability

[ɪnˌɛvɪtəˈbɪlɪtɪ] ninevitabilità

inevitable

(inˈevitəbl) adjective
that cannot be avoided; certain to happen, be done, said, used etc. The Prime Minister said that war was inevitable.
inˌevitaˈbility noun
inˈevitably adverb
as you might expect. Inevitably the train was late.
References in classic literature ?
It always happens so in this vale of tears, there is an inevitability about such things which we can only wonder at, deplore, and bear as we best can.
The inevitability of the revolution depended upon this fact, that they had no choice but to unite or be exterminated; this fact, grim and inexorable, depended upon no human will, it was the law of the economic process, of which the editor showed the details with the most marvelous precision.
What to my backward glance seems startling and a little awful is their punctualness and inevitability.
Pierre began to feel a sense of uneasiness, and the need, even the inevitability, of entering into conversation with this stranger.
But in the idolising of Gladstone she recognised, nevertheless, a certain inevitability, and would no more have tried to contend with it than to sweep a shadow off the floor.
I shall develop the inevitability of the breakdown of the capitalist system, and I shall demonstrate mathematically why it must break down.
His whole life had been spent in administrative work, and consequently, when he did not approve of anything, his disapproval was softened by the recognition of the inevitability of mistakes and the possibility of reform in every department.
Well, I daresay I did so with some freedom, for this plan of his was not the less distasteful to me from its apparent inevitability.
SIR - This year we are hearing about the terrifying inevitability of events which led to World War I.
The news Lacina Traore could soon be sent back to Monaco because of his hamstring injury was met with a certain sense of inevitability from the Goodison faithful.
YOUR article on the firefighters' strike (Post, Sept 24), seems to imply the inevitability of a strike due to the Westminster Government''''s imposition of pension changes.
So really it is a very clear message that there is an inevitability about collecting this tax, about paying the tax.