ir·​re·​cu·​sa·​ble ˌir-i-ˈkyü-zə-bəl How to pronounce irrecusable (audio)
: not subject to exception or rejection
irrecusable proof
irrecusably adverb

Word History


Late Latin irrecusabilis, from Latin in- + recusare to reject, refuse — more at recusant

First Known Use

1776, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of irrecusable was in 1776

Dictionary Entries Near irrecusable

Cite this Entry

“Irrecusable.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 5 Dec. 2023.

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