Irrefragable Ir*ref"ra*ga*ble, a. [F. irr['e]fragable, L. irrefragabilis. See {Refragable}.] Not refragable; not to be gainsaid or denied; not to be refuted or overthrown; irrefutable; unanswerable; incontestable; undeniable; as, an irrefragable argument; irrefragable evidence. -- {Ir*ref"ra*ga*ble*ness}, n. -- {Ir*ref"ra*ga*bly}, adv.

Syn: Incontrovertible; unanswerable; indisputable; unquestionable; incontestable; indubitable; undeniable; irrefutable. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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