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Unavoidable definitions

Webster's 1828 Dictionary

UNAVOID'ABLE, a.
1. That cannot be made null or void.
2. Not avoidable; not to be shunned; inevitable; as unavoidable evils.
3. Not to be missed in ratiocination.

WordNet (r) 3.0 (2005)

adj
1: impossible to avoid or evade:"inescapable conclusion"; "an ineluctable destiny"; "an unavoidable accident" [syn: ineluctable, inescapable, unavoidable]

Merriam Webster's

adjective Date: 15th century not avoidable ; inevitable <the accident was unavoidable> unavoidably adverb

Oxford Reference Dictionary

adj. not avoidable; inevitable. Derivatives: unavoidability n. unavoidableness n. unavoidably adv.

Webster's 1913 Dictionary

Unavoidable Un`a*void"a*ble, a. 1. Not avoidable; incapable of being shunned or prevented; inevitable; necessary; as, unavoidable troubles. 2. (Law) Not voidable; incapable of being made null or void. --Blackstone. Unavoidable hemorrhage (Med.), hemorrhage produced by the afterbirth, or placenta, being situated over the mouth of the womb so as to require detachment before the child can be born. -- Un`a*void"a*ble*ness, n. -- Un`a*void"a*bly, adv.

Collin's Cobuild Dictionary

If something is unavoidable, it cannot be avoided or prevented. Managers said the job losses were unavoidable... The recession has resulted in an unavoidable increase in spending on unemployment benefit. ADJ unavoidably Prince Khalid was unavoidably detained in Saudi Arabia. ADV

Soule's Dictionary of English Synonyms

a. Inevitable, necessary, that must be suffered.

Moby Thesaurus

certain, definite, destined, determined, fated, fateful, fixed, indefeasible, ineluctable, ineludible, inescapable, inevasible, inevitable, inexorable, inflexible, irresistible, irrevocable, necessary, predestined, predetermined, relentless, resistless, settled, sure, sure as death, sure as fate, unalterable, unchangeable, uncontrollable, undeflectable, unevadable, unpreventable, unstoppable, unyielding



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