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irreconcilable

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adjective ir·rec·on·cil·able \i-ˌre-kən-ˈsī-lə-bəl, -ˈre-kən-ˌsī-, ˌi(r)-\

Definition of irreconcilable

  1. :  impossible to reconcile <irreconcilable differences>

irreconcilability

play \i-ˌre-kən-ˌsī-lə-ˈbi-lə-tē\ noun

irreconcilableness

play \i-ˌre-kən-ˈsī-lə-bəl-nəs, -ˈre-kən-ˌsī-\ noun

irreconcilably

play \i-ˌre-kən-ˈsī-lə-blē, -ˈre-kən-ˌsī-, ˌi(r)\ adverb

Examples of irreconcilable in a sentence

  1. theories that are irreconcilable with each other

1587

First Known Use of irreconcilable

1587


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irreconcilable

noun ir·rec·on·cil·able

Definition of irreconcilable

  1. :  one that is irreconcilable; especially :  a member of a group (as a political party) opposing compromise or collaboration

1748

First Known Use of irreconcilable

1748



IRRECONCILABLE Defined for English Language Learners

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irreconcilable

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adjective ir·rec·on·cil·able \i-ˌre-kən-ˈsī-lə-bəl, -ˈre-kən-ˌsī-, ˌi(r)-\

Definition of irreconcilable for English Language Learners

  • : so different that agreement is not possible


IRRECONCILABLE Defined for Kids

irreconcilable

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adjective ir·rec·on·cil·able \i-ˌre-kən-ˈsī-lə-bəl\

Definition of irreconcilable for Students

  1. :  impossible to bring into agreement or harmony <Their irreconcilable differences might lead to war.>


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