Definitions for inevitable
ɪnˈɛv ɪ tə bəlin·evitable
Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word inevitable.
an unavoidable event
"don't argue with the inevitable"
incapable of being avoided or prevented
"the inevitable result"
invariably occurring or appearing
"the inevitable changes of the seasons"
Something that is predictable, or cannot be avoided.
impossible to avoid or prevent
We were going so fast that the collision was inevitable.
predictable, or always happening
My outburst met with the inevitable punishment.
Samuel Johnson's Dictionary
Unavoidable; not to be escaped.
Etymology: inevitable, Fr. inevitabilis, Lat.
I had a pass with him: he gives me the stuck in with such a mortal motion, that it is inevitable. William Shakespeare, Twelfth Night.
Subdues us. John Milton.
Since my inevitable death you know,
You safely unavailing pity show. John Dryden, Aurengzebe.
not evitable; incapable of being shunned; unavoidable; certain
Etymology: [L. inevitabilis: cf. F. invitable. See In- not, and Evitable.]
In the Dungeons & Dragons fantasy role-playing game, inevitables are extraplanar magical constructs.
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
in-ev′it-a-bl, adj. not able to be evaded or avoided: that cannot be escaped: irresistible.—n. Inev′itableness.—adv. Inev′itably.—The inevitable, that which is sure to happen. [Fr.,—L. inevitabilis—in, not, evitabilis, avoidable—evitāre, to avoid—e, out of, vitāre, to avoid.]
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Rank popularity for the word 'inevitable' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #3453
Rank popularity for the word 'inevitable' in Adjectives Frequency: #473
The numerical value of inevitable in Chaldean Numerology is: 6
The numerical value of inevitable in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9
If, at the end of June, there is not a deal, and talks have broken off, I think that it is inevitable that the Congress will adopt new sanctions legislation, what that will mean is the Iranians will reciprocate.
Although sales volumes in the first three weeks of January were okay, there was no 'sales sprint' at the end of the month. So it is inevitable that we will see a significant sales drop.
Conservatives are driven and inspired by principles, not personalities. We therefore seek consistency with our elected officials. To the extent that they are not consistent, anger is the inevitable result, so yes, many will be angry.
Those who make peaceful revolution impossible will make violen trevolution inevitable.
The conclusion, I think, was inevitable. The prosecution would have been barred as a matter of fact, as a matter of law.
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- inevitableCatalan, Valencian
- zwangsläufig, unvermeidlich, unabwendbarGerman
- ناگزیر, حتمیالوقوع, حتمیPersian
- ennalta arvattava, väistämätön, vääjäämätönFinnish
- inevitábel, inevitableGalician
- בלתי נמנעHebrew
- 必然, 確実, 避けられない, 当然, 不可避, 必至Japanese
- 피할 수 없는Korean
- onafwendbaar, onvermijdelijk, voorspelbaarDutch
- neocolibil, inevitabilRomanian
- неизбежный, неминуемыйRussian
- ofrånkomlig, oundvikligSwedish
- தவிர்க்க முடியாதTamil
- ناگزیر ، اٹلUrdu
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