Definition of irreparable in English:

irreparable

Line breaks: ir|rep¦ar|able
Pronunciation: /ɪˈrɛp(ə)rəb(ə)l
 
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adjective

Derivatives

irreparability

Pronunciation: /-ˈbɪlɪti/
noun
More example sentences
  • Not surprisingly, Arendt names him as one who was aware of ‘the irreparability of the break in tradition’.

irreparably

adverb
More example sentences
  • Instead, he investigates how these profit motives touch - and irreparably damage - the lives of ordinary people.
  • I hope my sins of omission haven't hurt you irreparably.
  • We've invoked an irreparably damaging and irresponsible foreign policy of ‘our way or the highway’.

Origin

late Middle English: via Old French from Latin irreparabilis, from in- 'not' + reparabilis (see reparable).

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