Inextricable meaning

ĭn-ĕk'strĭ-kə-bəl, ĭn'ĭk-strĭk'ə-bəl
The definition of inextricable is something that cannot be untied or something you are unable to escape from.

An example of inextricable is a tangle of hair on a long haired animal.

An example of inextricable is being stuck in a meeting for five hours that you cannot leave.

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Unavoidable; inescapable.

Bound together by an inextricable fate.

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That one cannot extricate oneself from.
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That cannot be disentangled or untied.
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(of a knot etc) Impossible to untie or disentangle.
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(of a problem) Impossible to solve.
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(of a maze etc) Impossible to escape from.
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Origin of inextricable

  • From Middle French inextricable, from Latin inextricabilis
    From Wiktionary