Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. Refusal of pardon.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. Refusal of pardon.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The act of refusing or delaying to remit or pardon; the act of withholding remission or pardon.

Etymologies

ir- +‎ remission (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • ‘unease’ (Hacket); ‘repentance’, but not ‘unrepentance’; ‘remission’, but not ‘irremission’ (Donne); ‘science’, but not ‘nescience’

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