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Legal Definition and Related Resources of Irrevocable

Meaning of Irrevocable

That which cannot be revoked.

Irrevocable Alternative Definition

Which cannot be revoked or recalled. A power of attorney in which the attorney has an interest granted for consideration is irrevocable. See “Will.”

Synonyms of Irrevocable


  • beyond recall
  • binding
  • changeless
  • definite
  • final
  • firm
  • fixed
  • immitigable
  • immovable
  • immutable
  • impossible to change
  • incapable of revocation
  • incommutable
  • indefeasible
  • indelible
  • indestructible
  • indissoluble
  • indissolvable
  • ineluctable
  • ineradicable
  • inescapable
  • inevasible
  • inevitable
  • inextinguishable
  • inflexible
  • inrevocabilis
  • intransmutable
  • irreclaimable
  • irredeemable
  • irremediable
  • irremovable
  • irreparable
  • irrepealable
  • irretrievable
  • irreversible
  • lasting
  • nonreversible
  • permanent
  • persisting
  • remediless
  • reverseless
  • settled
  • stable
  • unable to be annulled
  • unalterable
  • unavoidable
  • unchangeable
  • unmodifiable
  • unrepealable
  • unrestorable
  • without appeal Associated Concepts: irrevocable dedication
  • irrevocable gift
  • irrevocable grant
  • irrevocable license
  • irrevocable option
  • irrevocable pledge
  • irrevocable transfer
  • irrevocable trust

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Irrevocable in Historical Law

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Irrevocable in Law Enforcement

Main Entry: Law Enforcement in the Legal Dictionary. This section provides, in the context of Law Enforcement, a partial definition of irrevocable.


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  • Law Enforcement Officer
  • Police Work
  • Law Enforcement Agency

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  • Article Name: Irrevocable
  • Author: Asian Law
  • Description: That which cannot be revoked.

This entry was last modified: January 14, 2015

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