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inescapable

adjective

Synonyms and Antonyms of inescapable

  1. impossible to avoid or evade <some people believe that your fate is determined at birth and thus inescapable> Synonyms certain, ineluctable, ineludible, inevitable, necessary, sure, unavoidable, unescapableRelated Words decided, definite, settled; likely, possible, probable; destined, fated, foreordained, predestined, predetermined, preordained; inexorable, relentless, unremitting, unstoppableNear Antonyms preventable (also preventible); doubtful, dubious, questionable, shaky, unclear; undecided, unsettled; undependable, unreliable; improbable, unlikelyAntonyms avoidable, evadable, uncertain, unsure





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