Origin of inevitable
Examples from the Web for inevitable
The cameraman was reporting on the factory catching fire when the inevitable happened.
Its arrival, experts say, is not just inevitable but imminent.
Instead, Sanders sold it for a sweet $87,000, which triggered an inevitable lawsuit (PDF).Bid on CIA’s Osama Action Figure, Lewinsky's Lingerie, and More at This L.A. Auction House|Asawin Suebsaeng|November 11, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Panic—and the inevitable panicking about the panic—is counterproductive.
Their inevitable divorce was messy, bitter, and packed with bizarre occurrences.Borges Had A Genius For Literature But Not Love Or Much Else|Allen Barra|October 24, 2014|DAILY BEAST
He saw, we believe, the inevitable collision and the inevitable issue.
Hour by hour I was beginning to realize one of the inevitable results of Time.Summer Cruising in the South Seas|Charles Warren Stoddard
But if Wright did not understand me, as I hoped he would not, my husband did, and his inevitable "Meow!"Mavis of Green Hill|Faith Baldwin
The Americans, in the mean time, were vigorously preparing for what they conceived to be inevitable—a war.
But the minor triad, as an artistic and not purely acoustic phenomenon, is an inevitable thing.
British Dictionary definitions for inevitable
Word Origin for inevitable
Word Origin and History for inevitable
mid-15c., from Latin inevitabilis "unavoidable," from in- "not, opposite of" (see in- (1)) + evitabilis "avoidable," from evitare "to avoid," from ex- "out" (see ex-) + vitare "shun," originally "go out of the way."