Children's, Intermediate and Advanced Online English Dictionary & Thesaurus

Comprehensive
Dictionary Suite
Help
Help
Help
 
Advanced Dictionary    
Display options
 
Lookup History
inextricable

in·ex·tri·ca·ble

inextricable

 
pronunciation:
In ihk strI k bl
features:
Word Combinations (adjective)
part of speech: adjective
definition 1: that one cannot free oneself from.
He was in a terrible and inextricable situation, and he knew there was no way out.
definition 2: unable to be loosened, undone, or disentangled.
The twins felt an inextricable bond with each other.There is an inextricable link between these ideas: we cannot think of one without thinking of the other.
definition 3: impossibly complicated.
Word CombinationsSubscriber feature About this feature
derivations: inextricably (adv.), inextricability (n.)