un·​ap·​peal·​able | \ ˌən-ə-ˈpē-lə-bəl How to pronounce unappealable (audio) \

Definition of unappealable

: not appealable : not subject to appeal

Examples of unappealable in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Arbitrators’ rulings are virtually unappealable, and work contracts generally require employees to arbitrate their claims individually, rather than collectively with other workers. Bob Egelko, SFChronicle.com, "Union-backed law reaps payments for California employees — state gets a cut, too," 11 Feb. 2020 The bill would allow an unappealable tribunal to assign damages of up to $30,000, or nearly half the income of the average American household. Marc Schneider, Billboard, "Senate Judiciary Committee Passes CASE Act Legislation Streamlining Copyright Disputes," 18 July 2019 At various points, the constitution expresses that the commissioner has final, unappealable authority over matters impacting the league. Michael Mccann, SI.com, "Adam Silver Fines Knicks, James Dolan With NBA Reputation In Mind," 24 June 2019 These become final, generally unappealable judgments that dictate the interest rates that consumers pay on mortgages, car loans and anything else that requires borrowing. Ron Lieber, New York Times, "Why the Equifax Breach Stings So Bad," 22 Sep. 2017 This takes the power away from the mayor's lawyers; in all but the rarest of cases, the arbitrator's decisions are unappealable. Maya Dukmasova, Chicago Reader, "Criminal Justice / News Why Chicago police reform may be decided by one person behind closed doors," 28 July 2017

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First Known Use of unappealable

1635, in the meaning defined above

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“Unappealable.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/unappealable. Accessed 21 Jan. 2021.

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