noun see irrevocable

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  • Irrevocableness — Irrevocable 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;… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • irrevocableness — See irrevocability. * * * …   Universalium

  • irrevocableness — n. quality of being impossible to revoke, quality of being unchangeable, quality of being unretractable …   English contemporary dictionary

  • irrevocableness — ir·revocableness …   English syllables

  • irrevocableness — “+ noun : irrevocability …   Useful english dictionary

  • Irrevocability — Ir*rev o*ca*bil i*ty, n. [Cf. F. irr[ e]vocabilit[ e].] The state or quality of being irrevocable; irrevocableness. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • irrevocable — adjective Etymology: Middle English, from Latin irrevocabilis, from in + revocabilis revocable Date: 14th century not possible to revoke ; unalterable < an irrevocable decision > • irrevocability noun • irrevocableness noun • irrevocably …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • irrevocable — irrevocability, irrevocableness, n. irrevocably, adv. /i rev euh keuh beuhl/, adj. not to be revoked or recalled; unable to be repealed or annulled; unalterable: an irrevocable decree. [1350 1400; ME < L irrevocabilis. See IR 2, REVOCABLE] * * * …   Universalium

  • finality — (Roget s IV) n. Syn. decisiveness, conclusiveness, totality, completeness, intactness, entirety, wholeness, integrity, perfection, final character, terminality, definiteness, definitiveness, irrevocableness, finish …   English dictionary for students

  • desperation — n 1. recklessness, rashness, fool hardiness, impetuosity, imprudence, boldness; frenzy, passion, rage, madness, fury. 2. urgency, pressure, compulsion; acuteness, criticalness, crucialness; seriousness, gravity, graveness, importance. 3.… …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

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