irreparably


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ir·rep·a·ra·ble

 (ĭ-rĕp′ər-ə-bəl)
adj.
Impossible to repair, rectify, or amend: irreparable harm; irreparable damages.

[Middle English, from Old French, from Latin irreparābilis : in-, not; see in-1 + reparābilis, reparable; see reparable.]

ir·rep′a·ra·bil′i·ty, ir·rep′a·ra·ble·ness n.
ir·rep′a·ra·bly adv.
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Adv.1.irreparably - in an irreparable manner or to an irreparable degree
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Translations
بصورةٍ لا تُعَوَّض
nenapravitelně
helyrehozhatatlanul
óbætanlega
onarılamaztelâfisi imkânsız biçimde

irreparably

[ɪˈrepərəblɪ] ADVirreparablemente
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005

irreparably

[ɪˈrɛpərəbli] adv [damage] → irréparablement
Collins English/French Electronic Resource. © HarperCollins Publishers 2005

irreparably

advirreparabel; his reputation was irreparably damagedsein Ruf war unwiderruflich geschädigt
Collins German Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged 7th Edition 2005. © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1980 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1997, 1999, 2004, 2005, 2007

irreparably

[ɪˈrɛprəblɪ] adv (damage, harm) → irrimediabilmente, irreparabilmente
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995

irreparable

(iˈrepərəbl) adjective
(of damage etc) that cannot be put right.
irˈreparably adverb
Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary © 2006-2013 K Dictionaries Ltd.
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She could not but tremble at these preparations; for she felt that -- having now done all that humanity, or principle, or, if so it were, a refined cruelty, impelled him to do for the relief of physical suffering -- he was next to treat with her as the man whom she had most deeply and irreparably injured.
Old fights and wrestlings have injured them irreparably. That punch on the head of a man whose very name is forgotten settled this thumb finally and for ever.
Before I could recover my sight, the lady of my love had disappeared - irreparably affronted at what she chose to consider my premeditated rudeness in passing her by ungreeted.
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It has already lost its beauty; in a few moments more its mechanism would be irreparably injured."
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A devastating fire at Sharma's factory will see Tracy Metcalfe (Amy Walsh) trapped inside, prompting events that will change her life irreparably.
It smacks more of cock-up than conspiracy, of incompetence rather than the gross dishonesty that irreparably tarnished a generation of elected representatives.
I really fear that unless we restore pluralism and tolerance to this party, it will be irreparably damaged and we will see a schism bigger than any we have experienced in our long history" Tom Watson, Labour's deputy leader.
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