(Of an injury or loss) impossible to rectify or repair: they were doing irreparable damage to my heart and lungs
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- The whole nation mourned the irreparable loss as Nelson laid peacefully in his sarcophagus.
- Now, some people will insist that massive strokes leave irreparable injuries to the brain.
- We are doomed to choose, and every choice may entail an irreparable loss.
- Example sentences
- Not surprisingly, Arendt names him as one who was aware of ‘the irreparability of the break in tradition’.
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