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Related to unexpendable: misfortunate
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.unexpendable - not suitable to be expended
essential - basic and fundamental; "the essential feature"
irreplaceable, unreplaceable - impossible to replace; "irreplaceable antiques"
expendable - suitable to be expended
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This noontime show host is out of control and drunk with power because in his mind he believes he is unexpendable and that the network will suffer without him.
In opposition to extreme forms of pluralism and relativism, and in agreement with Carl Henry's propositional understanding of biblical truth, he treats certain doctrines as unexpendable. But he also speaks as though doctrine could never be magisterially defined but is always subject to revision in an ongoing conversation involving the whole people of God.