Adjective "unrefusable" definition and examples

Pronunciation

/(ˌ)ʌnrɪˈfjuːzəbl/

Definitions and examples

adjective

That cannot be refused, denied, or rejected.

    Definitions

    1. to decline to accept (something offered): to refuse an award.

    2. to decline to give; deny (a request, demand, etc.): to refuse permission.

    3. to express a determination not to (do something): to refuse to discuss the question.

    4. to decline to submit to.

    5. (of a horse) to decline to leap over (a barrier).

    6. to decline to accept (a suitor) in marriage.

    7. Military. to bend or curve back (the flank units of a military force) so that

    More examples(as adjective)

    "resignations can be unrefusable."

    Origin

    (refuse)Early 17th century; earliest use found in Lewes Lewkenor (d. 1626). From un- + refusable.