inevitable /ɪˈnevɪtəbl/ adjective
› If something is inevitable, you cannot avoid or prevent it: [+ (that)] It was inevitable that his crime would be discovered.
the inevitable › something that cannot be prevented: Eventually the inevitable happened and he had a heart attack. inevitably adverb › Inevitably, there was a certain amount of fighting between the groups. inevitability /ɪˌnevɪtəˈbɪləti/ noun [U]