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  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Implacable  \Im*pla"ca*ble\,  a.  [L.  implacabilis  pref.  im-  not  + 
  placabilis:  cf  F.  implacable.  See  {Placable}.] 
  1.  Not  placable;  not  to  be  appeased;  incapable  of  being 
  pacified;  inexorable;  as  an  implacable  prince. 
 
  I  see  thou  art  implacable.  --Milton. 
 
  An  object  of  implacable  enmity.  --Macaulay. 
 
  2.  Incapable  of  ebign  relieved  or  assuaged;  inextinguishable. 
  [R.] 
 
  O!  how  I  burn  with  implacable  fire.  --Spenser. 
 
  Which  wrought  them  pain  Implacable,  and  many  a 
  dolorous  groan.  --Milton. 
 
  Syn:  Unappeasable;  inexorable;  irreconcilable;  unrelenting; 
  relentless;  unyielding. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  implacable 
  adj  :  impossible  to  placate;  "an  implacable  enemy"  [ant:  {placable}] 




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