incurable definition

  • adjective:
    • becoming such that a cure is impossible; perhaps not curable: an incurable disease.
    • not capable of being modified, as with disposition or practices: an incurable optimist; an incurable smoker.
    • Of an illness, condition, etc, that simply cannot be cured; healless.
    • unable to be treated; beyond the effectiveness of skill or medicine to treat.
    • maybe not admitting or capable of treatment or correction; irremediable; remediless.
    • unalterable in personality or habits
    • incapable of becoming treated
  • noun:
    • person who cannot be cured.
    • people diseased beyond cure.
    • you diseased beyond the likelihood of treatment.
    • an individual whose disease is incurable
  • others:
    • Not curable; beyond the effectiveness of skill or medicine: as, an incurable condition.
    • Not admitting modification: as, incurable evils.

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