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ir·rec·on·cil·a·ble

 (ĭ-rĕk′ən-sī′lə-bəl, ĭ-rĕk′ən-sī′-)
adj.
Impossible to reconcile: irreconcilable differences.
n.
1. A person, especially a member of a group, who will not compromise, adjust, or submit.
2. One of two or more conflicting ideas or beliefs that cannot be brought into harmony.

ir·rec′on·cil′a·bil′i·ty n.
ir·rec′on·cil′a·bly adv.

irreconcilable

(ɪˈrɛkənˌsaɪləbəl; ɪˌrɛkənˈsaɪ-)
adj
not able to be reconciled; uncompromisingly conflicting; incompatible
n
1. a person or thing that is implacably hostile or uncompromisingly opposed
2. (usually plural) one of various principles, ideas, etc, that are incapable of being brought into agreement
irˌreconˌcilaˈbility, irˈreconˌcilableness n
irˈreconˌcilably adv

ir•rec•on•cil•a•ble

(ɪˈrɛk ənˌsaɪ lə bəl, ɪˌrɛk ənˈsaɪ-)

adj.
1. incapable of being brought into harmony or adjustment; incompatible.
2. incapable of being made to acquiesce or compromise; implacably opposed: irreconcilable enemies.
n.
3. a person or thing that is irreconcilable.
4. a person who is opposed to agreement or compromise.
[1590–1600]
ir•rec`on•cil`a•bil′i•ty, n.
ir•rec′on•cil`a•bly, adv.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.irreconcilable - impossible to reconcileirreconcilable - impossible to reconcile; "irreconcilable differences"
reconcilable - capable of being reconciled; "her way of thinking is reconcilable with mine"

irreconcilable

adjective
1. implacable, uncompromising, inflexible, inexorable, intransigent, unappeasable an irreconcilable clash of personalities
2. incompatible, conflicting, opposed, inconsistent, incongruous, diametrically opposed their irreconcilable points of view
Translations

irreconcilable

[ɪˌrekənˈsaɪləbl] ADJ [enemies] → irreconciliable; [ideas] → incompatible

irreconcilable

[ɪˌrɛkənˈsaɪləbəl] adj
[opinions, proposals] → irréconciliable
These old concepts are irreconcilable with modern life → Ces vieux concepts sont irréconciliables avec la vie moderne.
[conflict] → irréconciliable
the irreconcilable conflict between reason and unreason → l'antagonisme irréconciliable entre raison et déraison
irreconcilable differencesirreconcilable differences npldifférences fpl irréconciliables

irreconcilable

adj
enemy, hatredunversöhnlich
belief, opinion, differencesunvereinbar

irreconcilable

[ɪˌrɛkənˈsaɪləbl] (frm) adj (persons) → irreconciliabile; (foes, enemies) → irriducibile
irreconcilable with (opinion, proposal, view) → inconciliabile con
References in classic literature ?
The face of the god expresses a shade of regret and compassion, but is calm with the conviction of the irreconcilableness of the two spheres.
The face of the god expresses a shade of regret and compassion, but [is] calm with the conviction of the irreconcilableness of the two spheres.