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Unable to be avoided or denied.
- ‘The latter nation-view tends to incite feelings of unescapable impending doom, a resurgence of the old Cold-War nuclear Armageddon panics.’
- ‘That knowing, unescapable smile, told her he was quite proud of what he had accomplished.’
- ‘But Death is unescapable as long as there is Life.’
- ‘Part of the overall drabness in this film emerges from the unescapable funnel effect of the visuals, which are doused in a cold blue-steel tint.’
- ‘It's wonderful - very comfy and safe for kitty, and unescapable.’
- ‘This was absolutely essential and unescapable.’
- ‘Only now, in this late hour, does he realize the folly of his ways: the spiral of destruction that has led to this unescapable darkness.’
- ‘The unescapable phenomenon then underlying astrology is that the different elements are related to each other and to our lives.’
- ‘He's also one of the board members of the Student Council - obviously it was the freshmen who voted for him - which adds to his unescapable air day by day.’
- ‘When we build our computers small, so small that errors become unescapable, will we continue to try to maintain the model of the transistor and the near deterministic completely controlled system?’
- ‘To me the problem lies in one unescapable human flaw - people's overwhelming drive to seek power and control over others.’
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