unredeemable


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unredeemable

(ˌʌnrɪˈdiːməbəl)
adj
1. not able to be redeemed or reformed
2. not able to be turned into cash or exchanged for goods
3. (Theology) theol not able to be saved or liberated, esp from sin
4. not able to be recovered
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.unredeemable - insusceptible of reformunredeemable - insusceptible of reform; "vicious irreclaimable boys"; "irredeemable sinners"
wicked - morally bad in principle or practice
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No ship is wholly bad; and now that their bodies that had braved so many tempests have been blown off the face of the sea by a puff of steam, the evil and the good together into the limbo of things that have served their time, there can be no harm in affirming that in these vanished generations of willing servants there never has been one utterly unredeemable soul.
An undeniable and unredeemable forfeit of all he hath about him.''
Dargis and Kirkpatrick were convicted in October 1970, with Tyler deciding that Zap was "utterly unredeemed and unredeemable, save, perhaps, only by the quality of the paper upon which it is printed.
Or am I helping to prop up an institution that is ultimately unredeemable?'"
Others have declared that the harm they're said to have caused has made them unredeemable. Still others took a position somewhere in the middle: that the accused can be redeemed, but only under certain circumstances.
If salvation is bought with Jesus' death, then creation, which does not sin or need satisfaction, is left unredeemed and unredeemable. For an alternative to satisfaction theory, Johnson turns her sweeping exegetical powers to Hebrew scriptures, the New Testament, and contemporary theologies, retrieving sources for a cosmic ecological salvation.
Shiftlett--Tom T Shiftlett--the shiftless, one-armed, unredeemable (12)
"Pop music is terrible, shallow and trite and unredeemable" Musician and DJ Moby.
Two years no booze - through two of the toughest years of my life, I'm not sure I'd have survived intact had it had not been for my sobriety and recovery" Broadcaster Zoe Ball, whose partner, Billy Yates, died last year "Fame puts this glass shield around you and you become this person that you're not" Broadcaster and musician Cerys Matthews "Pop music is terrible, shallow and trite and unredeemable" Musician and DJ Moby
'However, the situation is not unredeemable, it is redeemable by going to the poll and chase him out.
In the collective conscience and popular imagination of Mexicans, cases of corruption are merely seen as unpunishable crimes and the corrupt as unredeemable public officials.
I confess that more days than not I find myself wondering whether the whole damn project of collecting, displaying, and interpreting culture might just be unredeemable.