immitigable

[ ih-mit-i-guh-buh l ]
/ ɪˈmɪt ɪ gə bəl /
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adjective

unable to be mitigated; not to be mitigated.

Origin of immitigable

1570–80; < Late Latin immītigābilis. See im-2, mitigate, -able
Related formsim·mit·i·ga·bil·i·ty, nounim·mit·i·ga·bly, adverb
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immitigable

/ (ɪˈmɪtɪɡəbəl) /

adjective

rare unable to be mitigated; relentless; unappeasable
Derived Formsimmitigably, adverbimmitigability, noun
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Word Origin and History for immitigable

immitigable


adj.

1570s, from Latin immitigabilis, from assimilated form of in- "not" (see in- (1) + mitigabilis, from past participle stem of mitigare "make mild or gentle" (see mitigate). Related: Immitigably.

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