Simple Definition of irreparable
: too bad to be corrected or repaired
Examples of irreparable
The oil spill did irreparable harm to the bay.
The damage to their relationship was irreparable.
Origin of irreparable
Middle English, from Middle French, from Latin irreparabilis, from in- + reparabilis reparable
First Known Use: 15th century
Rhymes with irreparable
IRREPARABLE Defined for Kids
Definition of irreparable
: impossible to get back or to make right <A storm did irreparable damage to the beach.>
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