What does the word inexorable mean?

    Part of speech: adverb

  • Inexorably.

  • Part of speech: adjective

  • Not to be moved by entreaty; unyielding.

Usage examples for inexorable

  1. It bore the title " The House of Night; or, Six Hours Lodging with Death, A Vision," and the quotation: " Felix qui potiut rerum cognoscere causas, Atque metus omnes et inexorable Fatum Subjecit pedibus, strepitumque Acherontis avari. – The Poems of Philip Freneau, Volume I (of III) by Philip Freneau
  2. Men thought of Jesus as lacking nothing, and would fain divert His honour to the poor; but this woman comprehended the lonely heart, and saw the last inexorable need before Him. – The Gospel According to St. Mark by G. A. Chadwick
  3. The sunshine of the earth, and the voices of men, expired on the threshold of the eternal obscurity and stillness in which we were imprisoned, as if in a grave with inexorable death standing between us and the free spaces of the world. – Romance by Joseph Conrad and F.M. Hueffer
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