unbudgeable

adjective un·budge·able \ ˌən-ˈbə-jə-bəl \

Definition of unbudgeable

: not able to be budged or changed : inflexible
  • an unbudgeable optimist

unbudgeably

play \ˌən-ˈbə-jə-blē\ adverb

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circa 1929

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