inevitable inevitable  /ɪ ˈnɛ və tə bəl/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) an unavoidable event
  2. (adj) incapable of being avoided or prevented
  3. (adj) invariably occurring or appearing

Derived Word(s)

Usage(s):

  1. It was inevitable that whoever was first to allay such fears would become a national hero.
  2. It was inevitable that whoever was first to allay such fears would become a national hero.
  3. Neither of those developments is inevitable.

News

  1. End of Cable Bundle Is 'Inevitable': Aereo CEO

    Even if Aereo is ultimately unsuccessful, the unraveling of the cable bundle is inevitable, the company's CEO tells CNBC.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: CNBC

  2. End of Cable Bundle 'Inevitable': Aereo

    The unraveling of the cable bundle is inevitable, Aereo's CEO says.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: CNBC

  3. Today’s Economic News is Really Good News Says Cliff Corso of Cutwater Asset Management

    “Despite the inevitable naysayers, it’s time for the financial markets to aggressively recognize the good news reflecting most current economic indicators rather than emphasize the negatives,” says Clifford D.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Business Wire via Yahoo! Finance

Quotes

  1. Michael Hayden told the Senate interrogators used the harsh technique because the US believed "additional catastrophic attacks against the homeland were inevitable."
    on Feb 5, 2008 By: Michael Hayden Source: KHQ Right Now

  2. "She has put her house in order and faced up to everything in an incredibly brave way," Mr Clifford said previously. "Now we're waiting for the inevitable, it could be at any time, we just don't know."
    on Mar 16, 2009 By: Max Clifford Source: Scotsman

  3. "I don't believe the $25 billion they're talking about will make them survive," Mr. Shelby said on "Meet the Press" on NBC. "It's just postponing the inevitable."
    on Nov 16, 2008 By: Richard Shelby Source: New York Times

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