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irrevocable
used in The Count of Monte Cristo

3 uses
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Definition
incapable of being undone
  • Any other person would, perhaps, have been overcome by such an intoxicating draught of praise; but he feared to make for himself a mortal enemy of the police minister, although he saw that Dandre was irrevocably lost.
    Chapters 11-12 (24% in)
  • When their parents are sufficiently rich to pay a ransom, a messenger is sent to negotiate; the prisoner is hostage for the security of the messenger; should the ransom be refused, the prisoner is irrevocably lost.
    Chapters 33-34 (19% in)
  • It is then understood that to-morrow you will be irrevocably promised to M. Franz d'Epinay, not only by that theatrical formality invented to heighten the effect of a comedy called the signature of the contract, but your own will?"
    Chapters 73-74 (10% in)

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