unalterable

  • 1 unalterable — I adjective adamant, changeless, constant, definite, determined, fated, firm, fixed, immutabitis, immutable, inalterable, incommutable, inevitable, inflexible, invariable, irreversible, obdurate, permanent, relentless, resolute, rigid, settled,… …

    Law dictionary

  • 2 unalterable — (adj.) 1610s, from UN (Cf. un ) (1) + ALTERABLE (Cf. alterable). Related: Unalterably …

    Etymology dictionary

  • 3 unalterable — [spelling only] …

    English World dictionary

  • 4 unalterable — adjective Date: circa 1605 not capable of being altered or changed < an unalterable resolve > < unalterable hatred > • unalterability noun • unalterableness noun • unalterably adverb …

    New Collegiate Dictionary

  • 5 unalterable — [[t]ʌ̱nɔ͟ːltərəb(ə)l[/t]] ADJ: usu ADJ n Something that is unalterable cannot be changed. ...an unalterable fact of life. Syn: unchangeable …

    English dictionary

  • 6 unalterable — un|al|ter|a|ble [ʌnˈo:ltərəbəl US ˈo:l ] adj formal not possible to change ▪ an unalterable fact >unalterably adv …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 7 unalterable — un|al|ter|a|ble [ ʌn ɔlt(ə)rəbl ] adjective FORMAL impossible to change or influence: an unalterable law of nature ╾ un|al|ter|a|bly adverb …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 8 unalterable — adjective formal not possible to change: an unalterable fact unalterably adverb …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 9 unalterable — unalterableness, unalterability, n. unalterably, adv. /un awl teuhr euh beuhl/, adj. not capable of being altered, changed, or modified. Also, inalterable. [1610 15; UN 1 + ALTERABLE] * * * …

    Universalium

  • 10 unalterable — adjective a) incapable of changing or being altered b) irrevocable or irreversible Syn: inalterable Ant: alterable …

    Wiktionary

  • 11 unalterable — Synonyms and related words: adamant, adamantine, cast iron, changeless, constant, dour, firm, fixed, flinty, grim, hard, hard core, immovable, immutable, implacable, impliable, inalterable, incommutable, inconvertible, indefeasible, inductile,… …

    Moby Thesaurus

  • 12 unalterable — I (Roget s IV) modif. Syn. unchangeable, fixed, unavoidable; see firm 1 , 2 , inevitable , resolute 2 . II (Roget s Thesaurus II) adjective 1. Incapable of changing or being modified: immutable, inalterable, inflexible, invariable, ironclad,… …

    English dictionary for students

  • 13 unalterable — adj. that cannot be altered, unchangeable, not alterable …

    English contemporary dictionary

  • 14 unalterable — adjective not able to be changed. Derivatives unalterableness noun unalterably adverb …

    English new terms dictionary

  • 15 unalterable — a. Unchangeable, immutable, stable …

    New dictionary of synonyms

  • 16 unalterable — un·alterable …

    English syllables

  • 17 unalterable — UK [ʌnˈɔːlt(ə)rəb(ə)l] / US [ʌnˈɔlt(ə)rəb(ə)l] adjective formal impossible to change or influence Derived word: unalterably adverb …

    English dictionary

  • 18 unalterable — un•al•ter•a•ble [[t]ʌnˈɔl tər ə bəl[/t]] also inalterable adj. cvb not capable of being altered, changed, or modified • Etymology: 1610–15 un•al′ter•a•ble•ness, un•al ter•a•bil′i•ty, n. un•al′ter•a•bly, adv …

    From formal English to slang

  • 19 unalterable — /ʌnˈɔltərəbəl/ (say un awltuhruhbuhl), / ˈɒlt / (say olt ) adjective not able to be changed. Also, inalterable. –unalterably, adverb –unalterableness, noun …

    Australian English dictionary

  • 20 unalterable — adj. not alterable. Derivatives: unalterableness n. unalterably adv …

    Useful english dictionary