So many others had drifted away, part of that inexorable exodus off the land that had been going on for more than a century.
Now, they of course left themselves wiggle room in that "inexorable command" part.
And the inexorable narrative flow of film betrays one of the coolest aspects of Watchmen-the-book.
They are also correct that Tocqueville anticipated the inexorable spread of equality around the globe.
Her character, Anne, spends most of the 127-minute running time in inexorable decline.
But her eyes rested on his with a quiet and inexorable command.
And here his antagonist has come with his inexorable "check!"
The vassals of the feudal lord entered into his quarrels with the most inexorable rage.
Behind them all the Tulan drums beat out the slow, inexorable march.
Why this usually tolerant and always sensible emperor should have been so inexorable on this occasion is a mystery.
1550s, from Middle French inexorable and directly from Latin inexorabilis "that cannot be moved by entreaty," from in- "not, opposite of" (see in- (1)) + exorabilis "able to be entreated," from exorare "to prevail upon," from ex- "out" (see ex-) + orare "pray" (see orator). Related: Inexorably; inexorability.