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ir·re·cov·er·a·ble

 (ĭr′ĭ-kŭv′ər-ə-bəl)
adj.
Impossible to recover; irreparable: irrecoverable losses.

ir′re·cov′er·a·bly adv.
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irrecoverable

(ˌɪrɪˈkʌvərəbəl; -ˈkʌvrə-)
adj
1. not able to be recovered or regained
2. not able to be remedied or rectified
ˌirreˈcoverableness n
ˌirreˈcoverably adv
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ir•re•cov•er•a•ble

(ˌɪr ɪˈkʌv ər ə bəl)

adj.
1. incapable of being recovered or regained.
2. unable to be remedied or rectified; irretrievable: an irrecoverable loss.
[1530–40]
ir`re•cov′er•a•bly, adv.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.irrecoverable - incapable of being recovered or regainedirrecoverable - incapable of being recovered or regained
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irrecoverable

adjective lost, irreparable, irretrievable, gone for ever, irredeemable, irremediable, unsalvageable, irreclaimable, unsavable, unregainable nostalgic affection for an irrecoverable past
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Translations

irrecoverable

[ˌɪrɪˈkʌvərəbl] ADJirrecuperable; [debt] → irrecuperable, incobrable
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irrecoverable

adjendgültig or für immer verloren, unwiederbringlich verloren; lossunersetzlich, unersetzbar; debtnicht eintreibbar, uneinbringlich; the company’s losses are irrecoverabledie Verluste der Firma können nicht mehr wettgemacht werden
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Svetlana Boym discerns two kind of nostalgia: one that is a reflective feeling of loss, imperfection, and irrecoverableness of the past, and one that is restorative and 'attempts a transhistorical reconstruction of the lost home' (Boym 2001:xviii).
Romantic idealism holds on to the irrecoverableness of the absolute, to the essential "nonidentity" of the object of thought, moral action, and art.
Its remoteness and irrecoverableness greatly enhance its value.