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in·es·cap·a·ble

 (ĭn′ĭ-skā′pə-bəl)
adj.
Impossible to escape or avoid; inevitable: inescapable consequences. See Synonyms at certain.

in′es·cap′a·bly adv.

inescapable

(ˌɪnɪˈskeɪpəbəl)
adj
incapable of being escaped or avoided
ˌinesˈcapably adv

in•es•cap•a•ble

(ˌɪn əˈskeɪ pə bəl)

adj.
incapable of being escaped, ignored, or avoided.
[1785–95]
in`es•cap′a•bly, adv.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.inescapable - impossible to avoid or evade:"inescapable conclusion"inescapable - impossible to avoid or evade:"inescapable conclusion"; "an ineluctable destiny"; "an unavoidable accident"
inevitable - incapable of being avoided or prevented; "the inevitable result"

inescapable

adjective unavoidable, inevitable, certain, sure, fated, destined, inexorable, ineluctable, ineludible (rare) A sense of imminent doom was inescapable.

inescapable

adjective
Bound to happen:
Translations
لا مَفَر منهُ، مَحْتوم
nevyhnutelný
uundgåelig
óumflÿjanlegur
neišvengiamas
neizbēgams
kaçınıl maz

inescapable

[ˌɪnɪsˈkeɪpəbl] ADJ [duty] → ineludible; [result] → inevitable; [fact, reality] → que no se puede ignorar
I have come to the inescapable conclusion thathe llegado a la inevitable conclusión de que ...

inescapable

[ˌɪnɪˈskeɪpəbəl] adj [sense, conclusion] → inéluctable

inescapable

adjunvermeidlich; fact, realityunausweichlich; consequence, logic, conclusionzwangsläufig, unausweichlich

inescapable

[ˌɪnɪsˈkeɪpəbl] adjineluttabile, inevitabile

inescapable

(iniˈskeipəbl) adjective
(formal) that cannot be avoided. an inescapable conclusion.
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