incapable of being bought back

incapable of being bought back
index irredeemable

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  • irredeemable — ir•re•deem•a•ble [[t]ˌɪr ɪˈdi mə bəl[/t]] adj. 1) not redeemable; incapable of being bought back or paid off 2) irremediable; irreparable; hopeless 3) being beyond redemption: an irredeemable villain[/ex] 4) bus (of paper money) not convertible… …   From formal English to slang

  • irredeemable — irredeemability, irredeemableness, n. irredeemably, adv. /ir i dee meuh beuhl/, adj. 1. not redeemable; incapable of being bought back or paid off. 2. irremediable; irreparable; hopeless. 3. beyond redemption; irreclaimable. 4. (of paper money)… …   Universalium

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  • irredeemable — /ɪrəˈdiməbəl / (say iruh deemuhbuhl) adjective 1. not redeemable; incapable of being bought back or paid off. 2. not convertible into specie, as paper money. 3. beyond redemption; irreclaimable. 4. irremediable, irreparable, or hopeless.… …   Australian English dictionary

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