Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

English definition of “irrecoverable”

irrecoverable

adjective     /ˌɪrɪˈkʌvərəbl/
impossible to get back: The accountants have spent a lot of money on irrecoverable legal costs.
(Definition of irrecoverable adjective from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Focus on the pronunciation of irrecoverable

More Business English definitions for “irrecoverable”

Definitions of “irrecoverable” in other dictionaries

Translations of “irrecoverable”

Word of the Day

well in (with)

to have a good relationship with someone in which they like you and from which you get an advantage

Word of the Day

Blog

Read our blog about how the English language behaves.

Learn More

New Words

Find words and meanings that have just started to be used in English, and let us know what you think of them.

Learn More