- irrecoverable (adj.)
- mid-15c., from Old French irrecovrable, from assimilated form of in- "not, opposite of" (see in- (1)) + recovrable (see recover). In same sense irrecuperable (from Late Latin irrecuperabilis) is from mid-14c. Related: Irrecoverably.
- 1. irrecoverable loss of sight
- 2. The depression, however, caused many irrecoverable accounts and Dr. Sim started to run up debts.
- 3. Nearly a thousand pounds'worth of bad debts has boon written off as irrecoverable.
- 4. All business are to be transacted against confirm and irrecoverable letter of credit.
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