Definition of unappealable in US English:



  • (of a case or ruling) not able to be referred to a higher court for review.

    • ‘He has the last word in everything; his decision is unappealable.’
    • ‘Based on the unappealable decision of the executive committee, partners can be fired, demoted (as in this case), or have their pay lowered.’
    • ‘Last year the court issued a ‘final and unappealable decision’ that in Bulgaria two religious communities existed which held the title ‘Bulgarian Orthodox Church.’’
    • ‘But along with that safety, we'll face arbitrary and unappealable decisions on who can fly in a commercial airliner, rent a truck, borrow money, or even stay out of jail.’
    • ‘He added: ‘Unfortunately a judge's ruling is unappealable and that is another matter we are considering for the European Court as well as the justice of the decision itself.’’
    irreparable, unrepairable, beyond repair, unrectifiable, irremediable, irrevocable
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