irremissible

[ ir-i-mis-uh-buhl ]
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adjective
  1. not remissible; unpardonable, as a sin.

  2. unable to be remitted or postponed, as a duty.

Origin of irremissible

1
First recorded in 1375–1425; late Middle English word from Late Latin word irremissibilis.See ir-2, remissible

Other words from irremissible

  • ir·re·mis·si·bil·i·ty, ir·re·mis·si·ble·ness, noun
  • ir·re·mis·si·bly, adverb

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British Dictionary definitions for irremissible

irremissible

/ (ˌɪrɪˈmɪsəbəl) /


adjective
  1. unpardonable; inexcusable

  2. that must be done, as through duty or obligation

Derived forms of irremissible

  • irremissibility or irremissibleness, noun
  • irremissibly, adverb

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