How to use Irreparable in a sentence
It's irreparable, even with magic?
The alternative was irreparable and too permanent for my taste.
His utter failure was due, partly to the vices of an undisciplined temperament, and partly to the extraordinary difficulties of the most inscrutable period of European history, when the shrewdest heads were at fault and irreparable blunders belonged to the order of the day.
Harbour and citadel have now quite disappeared, the latter having been used to fill up the former shortly after the British occupation; some gain to health resulted, but an irreparable loss to science.
Perhaps the day he realized what he'd done was irreparable, and he was going to lose her twice.Advertisement
The security of the island was apparently violated not long after 150o B.C., the Cnossian palace was sacked and burned, and Cretan art suffered an irreparable blow.
If she made the wrong choice, there would be nothing standing between him and the will of those who wanted to cause irreparable harm to the human world.
No, and it caused irreparable damage to at least Brandon, although there's no indication Ralph carried any scars.
Otherwise the damage to their relationship might become irreparable.
During these years he was perhaps the foremost champion of Union in the South, and strenuously opposed the Kansas-Nebraska Bill, which he declared prophetically would unite the various elements of opposition in the North, and render the breach between the sections irreparable.Advertisement
All must recognize that imprisonment, even for a short period, ruptures lives and the damage is often irreparable.
Acting as if it isn't there just draws out the period of time in which it does potentially irreparable damage to our lives.
In other words, the injury here was not irreparable.
You know, Count, it is much more honorable to admit one's mistake than to let matters become irreparable.
The destruction of the earlier codices was an irreparable loss to criticism; but, for the essentially political object of putting an end to controversies by admitting only one form of the common book of religion and of law, this measure was necessary.Advertisement
About 244 an Aetolian army overran Laconia, working irreparable harm and carrying off, it is said, 50,000 captives.
With regard to painting and sculpture, however, Goethe felt that a protest was necessary, if the insidious ideas propounded in works like Wackenroder's Herzensergiessungen were not to do irreparable harm, by bringing back the confusion of the Sturm and Drang; and, as a rejoinder to the Romantic theories, Goethe, in conjunction with his friend Heinrich Meyer (1760-1832), published from 1798 to 1800 an art review, Die Propyliien.
If you can't find a matching replacement, however irreparable the damage may appear, you may be able to salvage the couch cushions by trying a few easy repairs.
Stringing a classical guitar with steel strings will almost certainly cause irreparable damage to the instrument.
When this happens, the organs in the body can suffer damage, some of which is irreparable.Advertisement
On the downside, the camera is "irreparable" and the "slightly slower user interface performance makes the phone a little less enjoyable to use."
Continued ingestion of gluten can result in irreparable bodily damage.
This grinding indicates that irreparable damage may be happening to the rotors as the bare metal of the used-up brake pads scrapes over their carefully-calibrated surface.
Scratches on the label side are often irreparable since they are closer to the layer of the DVD that holds the data.
For some people this leads to damage of significant organs such as the heart and kidneys and at times may be irreparable.Advertisement
His superiority over all his Muscovite contemporaries was due to the fact that he was already a statesman, in the modern sense, while they were still learning the elements of statesmanship. His death was an irreparable loss to the tsar, who wrote upon the despatch announcing it, the words "Peter filled with grief."
The assault on the Turkish main camp was fixed for the 6th of May; but, unfortunately, a chance skirmish brought on an engagement the day before, in the course of which Karaiskakis was killed, an irreparable loss in view of his prestige with the wild arinatoli.
In 1805, as we have seen, he suffered an irreparable loss in the death of Schiller; in 1806, Christiane became his legal wife, and to the same year belongs the magnificent tribute to his dead friend, the Epilog zu Schillers Glocke.
This naturally caused great dissatisfaction, and more than once resulted in irreparable disaster.
Yet lom 978 to 991 no irreparable harm came to England; the machinery for government and defence which his ancestors had establshed seemed fairly competent to defend the realm even under a wayward and incapable king.Advertisement
The flight to Varennes was an irreparable error; for during the kings absence and until his return the insignificance of the royal power became apparent.
That Jackson's death, at a critical moment of the fortunes of the Confederacy, was an irreparable loss was disputed by no one.