Origin of inexorable
Examples from the Web for inexorable
Preening, arrogant, vindictive, and inexorable; awash with cash; corrupt; in bed with corporate America and big finance.Meet The Democrats’ Secret Savior Against Cuomo Corporatism|James Poulos|September 14, 2014|DAILY BEAST
There is an inexorable blurring of the line that separates entertainers and athletes.
They are also correct that Tocqueville anticipated the inexorable spread of equality around the globe.Today’s Wonky Elite Is in Love With the Wrong French Intellectual|James Poulos|April 23, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Meanwhile, sea level rise will emerge as a huge, inexorable and massively expensive problem.
But under the circumstances, they seem unable to stop its inexorable metastasis.Is Syria Being 'Lebanized' or is Lebanon Being 'Syrianized'?|Hussein Ibish|August 29, 2013|DAILY BEAST
This is the moment, therefore, for us to frame our inexorable resolution.The Wrack of the Storm|Maurice Maeterlinck
He could not escape nature's inexorable law regarding the preservation of the species.The German Lieutenant and Other Stories|August Strindberg
But as far as I recollect, that warning, inexorable as it was, only touched the question of ammunition.Experiences of a Dug-out, 1914-1918|Sir Stanley Maude
Alas, how cruelly barbed and how skilfully directed—how fatally sent, was the shaft of inexorable fate!Captain Kyd (Vol 1 of 2)|Jonathon Holt Ingraham
This knowledge was joy; but it made her inexorable and inflexible towards herself.Elizabeth Gilbert and Her Work for the Blind|Frances Martin
Word Origin for inexorable
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.