adjective. ['ˌənəˈvɔɪdəbəl'] impossible to avoid or evade:"inescapable conclusion".
- -able (English)
- avoid (English)
- avoiden (Middle English (1100-1500))
- un- (English)
- on- (Middle English (1100-1500))
Words that Rhyme with Unavoidable
Example sentences of the word unavoidable
Unsightly bathtub rings are almost unavoidable if you frequently use the tub.
Quotes containing the word unavoidable
1. "If there is no God, then man and the universe are doomed. Like prisoners condemned to death, we await our unavoidable execution. There is no God, and there is no immortality. And what is the consequence of this? It means that life itself is absurd. It means that the life we have is without ultimate significance, value, or purpose.
- William Lane Craig, Reasonable Faith
2. The only moral it is possible to draw from this story is that one should never throw the Q letter into a privet bush, but unfortunately there are times when it is unavoidable.
- Douglas Adams, The Restaurant at the End of the Universe
3. Shifting the frame only slightly, the choice of a theory from among the range of always ideologically founded theories is itself necessarily ideologically motivated. Positioning is unavoidable; positioning is the result of choice from among a range of possibilities; that choice is socially meaningful - it is ideological.
- Gunther Kress, Multimodality: A Social Semiotic Approach to Contemporary Communication: Exploring Contemporary Methods of Communication