irresoluble

[ ir-i-zol-yuh-buh l, ih-rez-uh l- ]
/ ˌɪr ɪˈzɒl yə bəl, ɪˈrɛz əl- /

adjective

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

Origin of irresoluble

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

Related forms

ir·re·sol·u·bil·i·ty, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for irresoluble

irresoluble

/ (ɪˈrɛzəljʊbəl) /

adjective

a less common word for insoluble
archaic not capable of being relieved

Derived Forms

irresolubility, nounirresolubly, adverb
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