1. Unable to be reconciled; opposed; uncompromising.
  2. Incompatible, discrepant, contradictory.
    • 1919, W. Somerset Maugham, The Moon and Sixpence, chapter 26
      I amused myself by thinking that in his choice of books he showed pleasantly the irreconcilable sides of his fantastic nature.
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irreconcilable (plural irreconcilables)

  1. Something that cannot be reconciled.


irreconcilable (plural irreconcilables)

  1. (US, dated, slang) A Confederate who moved to another country following the American Civil War, rather than live in a reunited United States.
  2. (US, dated, slang) A vociferous opponent of the Treaty of Versailles.

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