Inevitable vs. Inexorable

Inevitable vs. Inexorable — Is There a Difference?

Difference Between Inevitable and Inexorable

Inevitableadjective

Impossible to avoid or prevent; certain to happen.

Inexorableadjective

Impossible to stop, alter, or resist; inevitable

an inexorable fate.an inexorable law of nature.

Inevitableadjective

Invariably occurring or appearing; predictable

the inevitable changes of the seasons.

Inexorableadjective

Not capable of being persuaded by entreaty; relentless

an inexorable opponent.

Inevitableadjective

Impossible to avoid or prevent.

We were going so fast that the collision was inevitable.

Inexorableadjective

Impossible to prevent or stop; inevitable.

Inevitableadjective

Predictable, or always happening.

My outburst met with the inevitable punishment.

Inexorableadjective

Unable to be persuaded; relentless; unrelenting.

Inevitablenoun

Something that is predictable, necessary, or cannot be avoided.

Inexorableadjective

Adamant; severe.

Inevitablenoun

an unavoidable event;

don't argue with the inevitable

Inexorableadjective

not to be placated or appeased or moved by entreaty;

grim determinationgrim necessityRussia's final hour, it seemed, approached with inexorable certaintyrelentless persecutionthe stern demands of parenthood

Inevitableadjective

incapable of being avoided or prevented;

the inevitable result

Inexorableadjective

not capable of being swayed or diverted from a course; unsusceptible to persuasion;

he is adamant in his refusal to change his mindCynthia was inexorable; she would have none of himan intransigent conservative opposed to every liberal tendancy

Inevitableadjective

invariably occurring or appearing;

the inevitable changes of the seasons