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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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Incapable of being pleased. Not to be appeased, mollified, or pacified.

Usage examples (35)
  • If there is a sin against life, it consists perhaps not so much in despairing of life as in hoping for another life and in eluding the implacable grandeur of this life.
  • An implacable enemy
  • Allegra’s tone was neutral, her expression implacable.
  • “Well, that’s as may be, Lady Nell, but it’s not right,” Linton declared, her arms folded, her expression implacable. for more
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