inescapable

[ in-uh-skey-puh-buhl ]
/ ˌɪn əˈskeɪ pə bəl /

adjective

incapable of being escaped, ignored, or avoided; ineluctable: inescapable responsibilities.

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Origin of inescapable

First recorded in 1785–95; in-3 + escapable

OTHER WORDS FROM inescapable

in·es·cap·a·ble·ness, nounin·es·cap·a·bly, adverb
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British Dictionary definitions for inescapable

inescapable
/ (ˌɪnɪˈskeɪpəbəl) /

adjective

incapable of being escaped or avoided

Derived forms of inescapable

inescapably, adverb
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