ineluctable


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ineluctable

not to be avoided or overcome; inescapable
Not to be confused with:
unelectable – not capable of, or having a reasonable chance of getting elected, as to public office

in·e·luc·ta·ble

 (ĭn′ĭ-lŭk′tə-bəl)
adj.
Not to be avoided or escaped; inevitable: "Those war plans rested on a belief in the ineluctable superiority of the offense over the defense" (Jack Beatty).

[Latin inēluctābilis : in-, not; see in-1 + ēluctābilis, penetrable (from ēluctārī, to struggle out of : ex-, ex- + luctārī, to struggle).]

in′e·luc′ta·bil′i·ty n.
in′e·luc′ta·bly adv.

ineluctable

(ˌɪnɪˈlʌktəbəl)
adj
(esp of fate) incapable of being avoided; inescapable
[C17: from Latin inēluctābilis, from in-1 + ēluctārī to escape, from luctārī to struggle]
ˌineˌluctaˈbility n
ˌineˈluctably adv

in•e•luc•ta•ble

(ˌɪn ɪˈlʌk tə bəl)

adj.
incapable of being evaded; inescapable.
[1615–25; < Latin inēluctābilis=in- in-3 + ēluctā(rī) surmount]
in`e•luc`ta•bil′i•ty, n.
in`e•luc′ta•bly, adv.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.ineluctable - impossible to avoid or evade:"inescapable conclusion"ineluctable - impossible to avoid or evade:"inescapable conclusion"; "an ineluctable destiny"; "an unavoidable accident"
inevitable - incapable of being avoided or prevented; "the inevitable result"
Translations
nevyhnutelný

ineluctable

[ˌɪnɪˈlʌktəbl] ADJ (frm) → ineluctable, ineludible

ineluctable

[ˌɪnɪˈlʌktəbəl] adj (= inescapable) → inéluctable

ineluctable

adj (liter)unausweichlich, unabwendbar (liter)

ineluctable

[ˌɪnɪˈlʌktəbl] adj (frm) → ineluttabile
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