beyond recall

idiom

Definition of beyond recall

: impossible to bring back : not able to be brought back or remembered events that are now beyond recall

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“Beyond recall.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/beyond%20recall. Accessed 31 May. 2020.

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