Definition of irrecusable in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˌɪrɪˈkjuːzəb(ə)l/


(Of evidence or a statement) not able to be challenged or rejected: I will give him an irrecusable proof
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  • In this paper, I will follow in the steps of several thinkers who have responded to the irrecusable summons of this narrative.
  • If private credit is not used or rejected, then the operation of law which imposes the irrecusable obligation lies dormant and cannot apply.
  • Isn't the hardness of rock just as irrecusable as the reality of the complex plane?


Late 18th century: via French from late Latin irrecusabilis, from in- 'not' + recusabilis 'that should be refused' (from the verb recusare).

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