irreformable

adjective
ir·​re·​form·​able | \ ˌir-i-ˈfȯr-mə-bəl How to pronounce irreformable (audio) \

Definition of irreformable

1 : incapable of being reformed : incorrigible
2 : not subject to revision or alteration irreformable dogma

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irreformability \ ˌir-​i-​ˌfȯr-​mə-​ˈbi-​lə-​tē How to pronounce irreformable (audio) \ noun

Examples of irreformable in a Sentence

an irreformable liar who long ago lost all interest in telling the truth

First Known Use of irreformable

1609, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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“Irreformable.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/irreformable. Accessed 18 May. 2021.

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