Definitions

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Not recallable; incapable of being called back, revoked, annulled, or recalled.

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Examples

  • Yessir, freezing temperatures, spending unrecallable amounts of time money and energy, getting wet, smelling like a wet dog, all for a few birds,,, if all goes well ...

    scouting for ducks

  • His heart raced, his previous thoughts unrecallable.

    Kresley Cole Immortals After Dark: The Clan MacRieve

  • Genetic engineering involves combining genes that never before existed together, the process defies natural breeding proved safe over thousands of years, and there's no way to assure the result won't be a deadly unrecallable Andromeda Strain, no longer the world of science fiction.

    Potential Health Hazards of Genetically Engineered Foods

  • "It is uncontrollable and unreliable, and typically ends up damaging and scrambling the host genome, with entirely unpredictable consequences" that might unleash a deadly unrecallable "Andromeda Strain."

    Reviewing F. William Engdahl's Seeds of Destruction (Part III)

  • Someone hung a photo of Nixon in the quonset hut, two men flanking him, familiar somehow but unrecallable, and there were rumors about a substance stored in black drums near the perimeter of the compound.

    Underworld

  • Recall of previously unrecallable information following a shift in perspective.

    By Request: Cognitive Science of Humor

  • For, as drowning men are said to recollect the unrecallable, I had vividly seen in that instant the two months 'action just overpast, and its three participants, -- the thin-lipped mother, the besotted millionaire, and the girl shakily hesitant between ideals and the habits of a life-time.

    The Cords of Vanity A Comedy of Shirking

  • With Johnson back, the Canucks put centre Jason Jaffray on compulsory unrecallable waivers Friday before trying to send him down to Manitoba of the AHL. ...

    Brandon Sun Online - Top Stories

  • Jason Jaffray on compulsory unrecallable waivers Friday before trying to send him down to Manitoba of the AHL. ..

    Tsn.ca Top Stories RSS

  • _device_ for helping him to revive this hitherto unrecallable name.

    Assimilative Memory or, How to Attend and Never Forget

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