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Meaning of IRREVOCABLE

Pronunciation:  i'revukubul

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[adj]  impossible to retract or revoke; "firm and irrevocable is my doom"- Shakespeare
 

IRREVOCABLE is a 11 letter word that starts with I.

 

 Synonyms: irreversible, irrevokable, sealed
 
 Antonyms: revocable, revokable
 

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Ir*rev"o*ca*ble\, a. [L. irrevocabilis: cf. F.
irr['e]vocable. See {In-} not, and {Revoke}, and cf.
{Irrevocable}.]
Incapable of being recalled or revoked; unchangeable;
irreversible; unalterable; as, an irrevocable promise or
decree; irrevocable fate.

      Firm and irrevocable is my doom.         --Shak.
-- {Ir*rev"o*ca*ble*ness}, n. -- {Ir*rev"o*ca*bly}, adv.

 
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