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Meaning of INCONVERTIBLE

Pronunciation:  `inkun'vurtubul

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [adj]  not capable of being changed into something else; "the alchemists were unable to accept the inconvertible nature of elemental metals"
  2. [adj]  used especially of currencies; incapable of being exchanged for or replaced by another currency of equal value
 

INCONVERTIBLE is a 13 letter word that starts with I.

 

 Synonyms: incommutable, irredeemable, unconvertible, unexchangeable, untransmutable
 
 Antonyms: convertible, exchangeable
 

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\In`con*vert"i*ble\, a. [L. inconvertibilis: cf.
F. inconvertible. See {In-} not, and {Convertible}.]
Not convertible; not capable of being transmuted, changed
into, or exchanged for, something else; as, one metal is
inconvertible into another; bank notes are sometimes
inconvertible into specie. --Walsh.

 
Thesaurus Terms
 
 Related Terms: changeless, constant, immutable, incommutable, indefeasible, inert, insusceptible of change, intransmutable, invariable, irredeemable, irretrievable, irreversible, irrevocable, lasting, noble, nonreturnable, nonreversible, permanent, reverseless, unalterable, unalterative, unaltered, unchangeable, unchanged, unchanging, undeflectable, undeviating, unmodifiable, unpayable, unremitting, unrestorable, unreturnable, unsusceptible, unvariable, unvarying
 

 

 

 

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