irreplaceable


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ir·re·place·a·ble

 (ĭr′ĭ-plā′sə-bəl)
adj.
Impossible to replace: irreplaceable antiques.

ir′re·place′a·bil′i·ty, ir′re·place′a·ble·ness n.
ir′re·place′a·bly adv.

irreplaceable

(ˌɪrɪˈpleɪsəbəl)
adj
not able to be replaced: an irreplaceable antique.
ˌirreˈplaceably adv

ir•re•place•a•ble

(ˌɪr ɪˈpleɪ sə bəl)

adj.
incapable of being replaced; unique: an irreplaceable vase.
[1800–10]
ir`re•place′a•bly, adv.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.irreplaceable - impossible to replaceirreplaceable - impossible to replace; "irreplaceable antiques"
unexpendable - not suitable to be expended
replaceable - capable of being replaced

irreplaceable

adjective indispensable, unique, invaluable, priceless a rare and irreplaceable jewel
Translations
مُتَعَذِّر إستِبْدالُه
nenahraditelný
uerstattelig
pótolhatatlan
óbætanlegur
neaizstājams
yeri doldurulamaz

irreplaceable

[ˌɪrɪˈpleɪsəbl] ADJirre(e)mplazable, insustituible

irreplaceable

[ˌɪrɪˈpleɪsəbəl] adj [person, thing] → irremplaçable

irreplaceable

adjunersetzlich

irreplaceable

[ˌɪrɪˈpleɪsəbl] adjinsostituibile

irreplaceable

(iriˈpleisəbl) adjective
too good, rare etc to be able to be replaced if lost or damaged.
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There his wife, nearly twenty-six years ago, had broken to him, with a blushing circumlocution that would have caused the young women of the new generation to smile, the news that she was to have a child; and there their eldest boy, Dallas, too delicate to be taken to church in midwinter, had been christened by their old friend the Bishop of New York, the ample magnificent irreplaceable Bishop, so long the pride and ornament of his diocese.
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