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Meaning of IRRECOVERABLE

Pronunciation:  `iri'kuvurubul

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[adj]  incapable of being recovered or regained
 

IRRECOVERABLE is a 13 letter word that starts with I.

 

 Synonyms: forgotten, irretrievable, lost, unrecoverable, unretrievable
 
 Antonyms: recoverable
 

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Ir`re*cov"er*a*ble\, a.
Not capable of being recovered, regained, or remedied;
irreparable; as, an irrecoverable loss, debt, or injury.

      That which is past is gone and irrecoverable. --Bacon.

Syn: Irreparable; irretrievable; irremediable; unalterable;
     incurable; hopeless. -- {Ir`re*cov"er*a*ble*ness}, n. --
     {Ir`re*cov"er*a*bly}, adv.

 
Thesaurus Terms
 
 Related Terms: ago, antiquated, antique, beyond recall, beyond remedy, blown over, by, bygone, bypast, cureless, dated, dead, dead and buried, deceased, defunct, departed, elapsed, expired, extinct, finished, forgotten, gone, gone glimmering, gone-by, has-been, immedicable, incorrigible, incurable, inoperable, irreclaimable, irredeemable, irreformable, irremediable, irreparable, irretrievable, irreversible, irrevocable, lapsed, lost, no more, obsolete, over, passe, passed, passed away, past, past hope, past praying for, remediless, ruined, run out, terminal, undone, unmitigable, unrelievable, unsalvable, unsalvageable, vanished, wound up
 

 

 

 

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