ir·​re·​mov·​able | \ ˌir-i-ˈmü-və-bəl How to pronounce irremovable (audio) \

Definition of irremovable

: not removable

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Other Words from irremovable

irremovability \ ˌir-​i-​ˌmü-​və-​ˈbi-​lə-​tē How to pronounce irremovable (audio) \ noun
irremovably \ ˌir-​i-​ˈmü-​və-​blē How to pronounce irremovable (audio) \ adverb

Examples of irremovable in a Sentence

the driveway had to be built to curve around an irremovable tree
Recent Examples on the Web Impeachment is an irremovable stain on any presidency, and Trump knows it. Matt Ford, The New Republic, "The Truth Is, Donald Trump Wants No Part of This," 18 Dec. 2019

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First Known Use of irremovable

1598, in the meaning defined above

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“Irremovable.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 27 Jan. 2021.

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