uncurable

adjective
un·cur·able | \ ˌən-ˈkyu̇r-ə-bəl \

Definition of uncurable 

: unable to be cured : incurable an uncurable illness … an unfortunate but uncurable perverseness in our natures … —Henry Fielding

First Known Use of uncurable

14th century, in the meaning defined above

Keep scrolling for more

Learn More about uncurable

Dictionary Entries near uncurable

unculture

uncultured

uncumbered

uncurable

uncurbable

uncurbed

uncured

Statistics for uncurable

Look-up Popularity

Time Traveler for uncurable

The first known use of uncurable was in the 14th century

See more words from the same century

Keep scrolling for more

More Definitions for uncurable

uncurable

adjective
un·cur·able | \ ˌən-ˈkyu̇r-ə-bəl \

Medical Definition of uncurable 

Comments on uncurable

What made you want to look up uncurable? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

to make amends

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Test Your Vocabulary

Musical Words Quiz

  • gramophone
  • Which word describes a musical performance marked by the absence of instrumental accompaniment?
How Strong Is Your Vocabulary?

Test your vocabulary with our 10-question quiz!

TAKE THE QUIZ
Word Winder's CrossWinder

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!