irresoluble

[ir-i-zol-yuh-buh l, ih-rez-uh l-]
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adjective

incapable of being solved or clarified.
Archaic.
  1. incapable of being resolved into component parts; insoluble.
  2. incapable of being relieved.

Nearby words

  1. irrepressible,
  2. irreproachable,
  3. irreproducible,
  4. irreputable,
  5. irresistible,
  6. irresolute,
  7. irresolution,
  8. irresolvable,
  9. irrespective,
  10. irrespirable

Origin of irresoluble

From the Latin word irresolūbilis, dating back to 1640–50. See ir-2, resoluble1

Related formsir·re·sol·u·bil·i·ty, noun

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British Dictionary definitions for irresoluble

irresoluble

adjective

a less common word for insoluble
archaic not capable of being relieved
Derived Formsirresolubility, nounirresolubly, adverb

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