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 (ĭ-rĕk′ən-sī′lə-bəl, ĭ-rĕk′ən-sī′-)
Impossible to reconcile: irreconcilable differences.
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.


adv fightunversöhnlich; irreconcilably differentvöllig unvereinbar; to be irreconcilably opposed to somethingabsolut gegen etw sein; they clashed irreconcilablysie konnten ihre Meinungsverschiedenheiten nicht beseitigen
References in classic literature ?
Suppose, then, that the expressions defining the authority of the convention were irreconcilably at variance with each other; that a NATIONAL and ADEQUATE GOVERNMENT could not possibly, in the judgment of the convention, be affected by ALTERATIONS and PROVISIONS in the ARTICLES OF CONFEDERATION; which part of the definition ought to have been embraced, and which rejected?
In the aspect of this dark-arrayed, pale-faced, ladylike old figure there was a deeply tragic character that contrasted irreconcilably with the ludicrous pettiness of her employment.
It is clear, beyond all doubt," pursued Aramis, coldly, "that the king has quarreled with you - irreconcilably.
The case was made interesting to the public, by Mr Mortimer Lighiwood's evidence touching the circumstances under which the deceased, Mr John Harmon, had returned to England; exclusive private proprietorship in which circumstances was set up at dinner- tables for several days, by Veneering, Twemlow, Podsnap, and all the Buffers: who all related them irreconcilably with one another, and contradicted themselves.
That said, if the relationship is irreconcilably broken, it may be time to move on.
With both major parties apparently irreconcilably divided internally, Paraguay completed all steps on the timetable leading to the April 22 election of the president, legislators, and governors.
The provision of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Urban Mass Transit Act, 2016 is neither in violation of Article 140-A of the Constitution nor irreconcilably contradicts the provision of the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Local Government Act, 2013,' the bench ruled.
In addition, punctuation and connectives are dispensed with in order to give their speech a vehemence that conveys the deplorable hardships which the refugees have suffered and continue to suffer: "We lie on the cold stone floor, but this comes hot off the press, here it is irrefutably, irreconcilably, poured into this brochure like water that instantly runs down and out instantly, like water thrown from cliff to cliff, turned into water as well, sinking like statues, almost elegantly, with raised hands, no, no, from dam to dam, into the bottomless, into the micro power plant, down, down it goes for years, we vanish .
As detailed below, the idea that Article 6 does not give all employees the right to recover unpaid wages is irreconcilably inconsistent with Article 6's text and purpose.
With the very air laden with 'the clash of civilizations', the dominant narrative quickly became one of mutual antagonism, in which both religions were positioned as irreconcilably foundational in major global conflicts.
A statute is ambiguous if two provisions irreconcilably conflict or if the text is equally susceptible to more than one meaning.