inevitability

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  • IPA(key): /ɪˌnɛvɪtəˈbɪlɪti/

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inevitability (countable and uncountable, plural inevitabilities)

  1. (uncountable) The condition of being inevitable.
    • 2020 October 14, Phil McNulty, “England 0-1 Denmark: 'Harry Maguire looked devoid of confidence in Nations League loss'”, in BBC Sport[1]:
      Manchester United's 27-year-old captain cut a distracted and chaotic figure as he endured a personal nightmare, its conclusion with a red card carrying an air of inevitability from the moment he recklessly launched himself at Yussuf Poulsen to pick up an early yellow.
  2. (countable) An inevitable condition or outcome.

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