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inexorable
used in Moby Dick

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Definition
unstoppable
  • Delight is to him—a far, far upward, and inward delight—who against the proud gods and commodores of this earth, ever stands forth his own inexorable self.
    Chapters 7-9 -- The Chapel; The Pulpit; The Sermon (96% in)
  • Stubb's inexorable back was turned upon him; and the whale was winged.
    Chapters 91-93 -- The Pequod Meets The Rose-Bud; Ambergris; The Castaway (91% in)

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