inevitable


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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.

inevitable

(ɪnˈɛvɪtəbəl)
adj
1. unavoidable
2. sure to happen; certain
n
the inevitable something that is unavoidable
[C15: from Latin inēvītābilis, from in-1 + ēvītābilis, from ēvītāre to shun, from vītāre to avoid]
inˌevitaˈbility, inˈevitableness n
inˈevitably adv

in•ev•i•ta•ble

(ɪnˈɛv ɪ tə bəl)

adj.
1. unable to be avoided, evaded, or escaped; certain; necessary: an inevitable conclusion.
n.
2. something that is unavoidable.
[1400–50; late Middle English < Latin inēvītābilis; see in-3, evitable]
in•ev`i•ta•bil′i•ty, n.
in•ev′i•ta•bly, adv.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.inevitable - an unavoidable event; "don't argue with the inevitable"
destiny, fate - an event (or a course of events) that will inevitably happen in the future
Adj.1.inevitable - incapable of being avoided or prevented; "the inevitable result"
avertable, avertible, avoidable, evitable - capable of being avoided or warded off
2.inevitable - invariably occurring or appearing; "the inevitable changes of the seasons"
predictable - capable of being foretold

inevitable

inevitable

adjective
Bound to happen:
Translations
مَحْتُومٌمَحْتوم، لا يُمْكِن تَجَنُّبه
nevyhnutelný
uundgåelig
väistämätönvääjäämätön
neizbježan
óhjákvæmilegur
不可避な常習の必至な恒常的な避けられない
필연적인
kaip ir reikėjo tikėtisneišvengiamybė
neizbēgamsnenovēršams
neizogiben
oundviklig
ไม่สามารถหลีกเลี่ยงได้
kaçınıl mazkaçınılmaz
không thể tránh được

inevitable

[ɪnˈevɪtəbl]
A. ADJinevitable
it was inevitable that he would refuseera inevitable que se negara
this raised the inevitable question of moneyesto suscitó la inevitable cuestión del dinero
B. N the inevitablelo inevitable

inevitable

[ɪnˈɛvɪtəbəl]
adj [consequence] → inévitable
it is inevitable that ...
It is inevitable that other trials will follow → D'autres procès suivront inévitablement.
n
the inevitable → l'inéluctable
Finally the inevitable happened → L'inéluctable a fini par se produire.

inevitable

adjunvermeidlich, unvermeidbar; result alsozwangsläufig; victory/defeat seemed inevitableder Sieg/die Niederlage schien unabwendbar; a tourist with his inevitable cameraein Tourist mit dem unvermeidlichen Fotoapparat
n the inevitabledas Unvermeidliche

inevitable

[ɪnˈɛvɪtəbl] adjinevitabile
I was offered the inevitable cup of tea → mi venne offerta l'immancabile tazza di tè

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.

inevitable

مَحْتُومٌ nevyhnutelný uundgåelig unvermeidlich αναπόφευκτος inevitable väistämätön inévitable neizbježan inevitabile 避けられない 필연적인 onvermijdelijk uunngåelig nieunikniony inevitável неизбежный oundviklig ไม่สามารถหลีกเลี่ยงได้ kaçınılmaz không thể tránh được 不可避免的
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When the first bitterness was over, the family accepted the inevitable, and tried to bear it cheerfully, helping one another by the increased affection which comes to bind households tenderly together in times of trouble.
Into the old man's mind had come the notion that now he could bring from God a word or a sign out of the sky, that the pres- ence of the boy and man on their knees in some lonely spot in the forest would make the miracle he had been waiting for almost inevitable.
There were days when she was unhappy, she did not know why,--when it did not seem worth while to be glad or sorry, to be alive or dead; when life appeared to her like a grotesque pandemonium and humanity like worms struggling blindly toward inevitable annihilation.
They were, consequently, the first dispossessed; and the seemingly inevitable fate of all these people, who disappear before the advances, or it might be termed the inroads, of civilization, as the verdure of their native forests falls before the nipping frosts, is represented as having already befallen them.
A powerful army before our walls, whose appearance proclaimed inevitable death, fearfully painted, and marking their footsteps with desolation.
she must often have whispered to herself; and ultimately have fancied herself so, by a sense of inevitable doom.
My doom was on me, It was not the first time, nor the second, that I had gone away -- as it seemed, permanently -- but yet returned, like the bad halfpenny, or as if Salem were for me the inevitable centre of the universe.
Grose only as an effect of our consideration for my inevitable strangeness and her natural timidity.
Now, this occasional inevitable sinking of the recently killed Sperm Whale is a very curious thing; nor has any fisherman yet adequately accounted for it.
After they were through, the carcass was again swung up; and while a man with a stick examined the skin, to make sure that it had not been cut, and another rolled it tip and tumbled it through one of the inevitable holes in the floor, the beef proceeded on its journey.
The enlightened, cultivated, intelligent man, who supports the system of which the trader is the inevitable result, or the poor trader himself?
Have you considered, sir, what would be the inevitable result of such a meeting as this?