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inexpiable definitions

WordNet (r) 3.0 (2005)

adj
1: incapable of being atoned for

Merriam Webster's

adjective Etymology: Middle English inexpyable, from Latin inexpiabilis, from in- + expiare to expiate Date: 15th century 1. not capable of being atoned for 2. obsolete implacable, unappeasable inexpiably adverb

Oxford Reference Dictionary

adj. (of an act or feeling) that cannot be expiated or appeased. Derivatives: inexpiably adv. Etymology: L inexpiabilis (as IN-(1), EXPIATE)

Webster's 1913 Dictionary

Inexpiable In*ex"pi*a*ble, a. [L. inexpiabilis: cf. F. inexpiable. See In- not, and Expiable.] 1. Admitting of no expiation, atonement, or satisfaction; as, an inexpiable crime or offense. --Pomfret. 2. Incapable of being mollified or appeased; relentless; implacable. [Archaic] ``Inexpiable hate.'' --Milton. They are at inexpiable war with all establishments. --Burke.

Soule's Dictionary of English Synonyms

a. 1. Unpardonable, irremissible, unatonable, not to be atoned for, that admits of no satisfaction. 2. Implacable, unappeasable, inexorable, not to be appeased, irreconcilable.



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