[ ir-i-kyoo-zuh-buh l ]
/ ˌɪr ɪˈkyu zə bəl /


not to be objected to or rejected.


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Origin of irrecusable

From the Late Latin word irrecūsābilis, dating back to 1770–80. See ir-2, recuse, -able

OTHER WORDS FROM irrecusable

ir·re·cu·sa·bly, adverb Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2020

British Dictionary definitions for irrecusable

/ (ˌɪrɪˈkjuːzəbəl) /


not able to be rejected or challenged, as evidence, etc

Derived forms of irrecusable

irrecusably, adverb
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