Share this entry

Share this page


Saltos de línea: ir|re¦gard|less
Pronunciación: /ˌɪrɪˈɡɑːdləs

Definición de irregardless en inglés:

adjetivo& adverbio

Regardless: the photographer always says, irregardless of how his subjects are feeling, ‘Smile!’
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • Use words correctly, irregardless of how others use them.
  • Is the user expected to open the files irregardless of warnings?
  • And if you do that, then irregardless of who wins, you've done your civic duty.


mid 19th century: probably a blend of irrespective and regardless.


Irregardless means the same as regardless, but the negative prefix ir- merely duplicates the suffix -less, and is unnecessary. The word dates back to the 19th century, but is regarded as incorrect in standard English.

Definición de irregardless en:

Share this entry

Share this page


¿Qué te llama la atención de esta palabra o frase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

Obtenga más de Oxford Dictionaries

Suscribirse para eliminar anuncios y acceder a los recursos premium

Palabra del día tenebrous
Pronunciación: ˈtɛnɪbrəs
dark; shadowy or obscure