Definition of irremissible in English:

irremissible

adjective

  • 1(of a crime) unpardonable.

    • ‘The discussion of the divine Trinity, the issue of irremissible sin and the treatment of Montanist oracles demonstrate that Tertullian re-creates and modifies the ideas of Montanism.’
    unpardonable, unforgivable
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  • 2(of an obligation or duty) binding.

    • ‘What irremissible demands, according to Canetti, must be made upon the truly representative man?’

Origin

Late Middle English: from Old French, or from ecclesiastical Latin irremissibilis, from in- ‘not’ + remissibilis (from remittere ‘remit’).

Pronunciation

irremissible

/ɪrɪˈmɪsɪb(ə)l/