toggle menu
menu
vocabulary
1000+ books
Go to Book

implacable
used in Middlemarch

2 uses
(click/touch triangles for details)
Definition
not capable of being placated (appeased)
  • Then said Mr. Implacable, Might I have all the world given me, I could not be reconciled to him; therefore let us forthwith bring him in guilty of death.
    Book 8 — Sunset and Sunrise (93% in)
  • Then went the jury out whose names were Mr. Blindman, Mr. No-good, Mr. Malice, Mr. Love-lust, Mr. Live-loose, Mr. Heady, Mr. High-mind, Mr. Enmity, Mr. Liar, Mr. Cruelty, Mr. Hate-light, Mr. Implacable, who every one gave in his private verdict against him among themselves, and afterwards unanimously concluded to bring him in guilty before the judge.
    Book 8 — Sunset and Sunrise (92% in)

There are no more uses of "implacable" in Middlemarch.

Typical Usage  (best examples)
Dictionary / pronunciation — Google®Dictionary list — Onelook.com®