inevitability inevitability  /ɪ ˌnɛ vɪ tə ˈbɪ lɪ ti/

Definition(s):

  • (n) the quality of being unavoidable

Usage(s):

  1. But I think that Merkel, 52, will push reform to the point of inevitability, softening her determination by unobtrusiveness and an aura of competence.
  2. We're approaching backlash threshold another Internet inevitability on the David After Dentist meme, but this spin-off snuck in under the wire.
  3. Later, he was the British Treasury's representative to the Versailles Conference, and saw that it settled nothing but the inevitability of another disaster.

News

  1. Rupert Murdoch’s Declaration of Independence

    Depending on whom you talked to at News Corp. today, Rupert Murdoch's decision to file for divorce from Wendi, his wife of fourteen years, was both a shock and an inevitability.
    on June 14, 2013     Source: New York Magazine

  2. Two things make Patriots the perfect landing spot for Tebow; mail

    I always figured, once the inevitability of the demise of Tim Tebow with the Jets played out, there were three teams that made sense for him: New England, New Orleans and Green Bay. And New England, which announced his signing today, was the most sensible, by far.
    on June 11, 2013     Source: Sports Illustrated

  3. Peter King: Two things make Patriots the perfect landing spot for Tebow; mail

    I always figured, once the inevitability of the demise of Tim Tebow with the Jets played out, there were three teams that made sense for him: New England, New Orleans and Green Bay. And New England, which announced his signing today, was the most sensible, by far.
    on June 11, 2013     Source: Sports Illustrated

Quotes

  1. Speaking at the opening session of the Copenhagen summit, Mr Pachauri said: "Given the wide ranging nature of (climate) change that is likely to be taken in hand, some naturally find it inconvenient to accept its inevitability. The recent incidents...
    on Dec 7, 2009 By: Rajendra Pachauri Source: Economic Times

  2. Clinton, on her first visit to the region as secretary of state, said Washington believed "the inevitability of working toward a two-state solution is inescapable."
    on Mar 3, 2009 By: Hillary Rodham Clinton Source: Reuters

  3. "I accept that inevitability at this point," Stern said. "There is no miracle here."
    on Feb 16, 2008 By: David Stern Source: New York Times

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