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Definitions for unavoidable
ˌʌn əˈvɔɪ də bəlun·avoid·able

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. ineluctable, inescapable, unavoidable(adj)

    impossible to avoid or evade:"inescapable conclusion"

    "an ineluctable destiny"; "an unavoidable accident"


  1. unavoidable(Adjective)

    impossible to avoid; bound to happen.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Unavoidable(adj)

    not avoidable; incapable of being shunned or prevented; inevitable; necessary; as, unavoidable troubles

  2. Unavoidable(adj)

    not voidable; incapable of being made null or void


  1. Unavoidable

    Unavoidable 躲不過 is the second album by winner of Malaysian Idol 2, Daniel Lee Chee Hun, released on 13 June 2007, approximately 18 months since his self-titled debut album.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Unavoidable

    un-a-void′a-bl, adj. not avoidable: that may not be rendered null or void: inevitable.—n. Unavoid′ableness.—adv. Unavoid′ably.—adj. Unavoid′ed, not avoided: (Shak.) unavoidable, inevitable.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of unavoidable in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of unavoidable in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Examples of unavoidable in a Sentence

  1. John Oliver:

    It felt unavoidable and that we had to have a discussion about it, it wasn’t ideal that it became such a big story because then it became about my questions rather than his answers. The questions weren’t particularly remarkable, but his answers were kind of not great.

  2. Environment Minister Celso Correia:

    We will have cholera, we will have malaria. It's unavoidable in this situation, so the government is opening a cholera treatment centre already.

  3. Elisabeth Moss:

    When you do roles and you do characters, you always try to personalize it and make it relevant for yourself, obviously. With something like this, it became more personal than anything I've ever done in a way that was unavoidable.

  4. Alicia Barcena:

    It is an unavoidable requirement for their economic autonomy as well as for the achievement of gender equality.

  5. Wang Yi:

    Of course, there is a development process for the Belt and Road. You can't get there in one step, and it's unavoidable it will cause some worries during its development. So we welcome all sides to come up with constructive suggestions.

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