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1. inescapable

adjective. ['ˌɪnɪˈskeɪpəbəl'] impossible to avoid or evade:"inescapable conclusion".

Synonyms

  • unavoidable
  • ineluctable

Antonyms

  • unpredictable
  • avertible
  • avertable

Etymology

  • escapable (English)
  • -able (English)
  • in- (English)
  • in (Latin)

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Words that Rhyme with Inescapable

  • incapable

Example sentences of the word inescapable


1. Adjective
On the one hand, a 50th birthday is an inescapable sign of middle age.

2. Noun, singular or mass
Some things in life are pretty much inescapable.

Quotes containing the word inescapable


1. Intimacy requires courage because risk is inescapable. We cannot know at the outset how the relationship will affect us. Like a chemical mixture, if one of us is changed, both of us will be. Will we grow in self-actualization, or will it destroy us? The one thing we can be certain of is that if we let ourselves fully into the relationship for good or evil, we will not come out unaffected.
- Rollo May, The Courage to Create

2. One of the inescapable encumbrances of leading an interesting life is that there have to be moments when you almost lose it.
- Jimmy Buffett, A Pirate Looks at Fifty

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