Definition of unreclaimable in English:

unreclaimable

adjective

  • 1Not capable of being restored to a good spiritual or moral state, or reformed from a life of vice or undesirable behaviour; irredeemable; (also in weaker, more general use) not able to change; incorrigible. Now somewhat archaic.

  • 2Of land: that cannot brought under cultivation or made fit for habitation; uncultivable.

  • 3That cannot be regained, retrieved, or recovered.

noun

  • With the. Unreclaimable people as a class.

Origin

Late 16th century; earliest use found in Arthur Golding (d. 1606), translator. From un- + reclaim + -able.

Pronunciation

unreclaimable

/(ˌ)ʌnrɪˈkleɪməbl/