Unavoidable vs Unavoidability - What's the difference?

unavoidable | unavoidability |


As nouns the difference between unavoidable and unavoidability

is that unavoidable is something that cannot be avoided while unavoidability is the state or condition of being unavoidable.

As an adjective unavoidable

is impossible to avoid; bound to happen.

unavoidable

English

Adjective

(en adjective)
  • Impossible to avoid; bound to happen.
  • (legal) Not voidable; incapable of being made null or void.
  • (Blackstone)

    Usage notes

    * See usage notes at inevitable.

    Synonyms

    * (impossible to avoid) inescapable, inevitable

    Antonyms

    * (impossible to avoid) avoidable

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • Something that cannot be avoided.
  • * 1825 , The London magazine (volume 12, page 490)
  • Forty years before, I had thought this odour one of the necessities of life — one of the unavoidables at least

    unavoidability

    English

    Noun

    (-)
  • The state or condition of being unavoidable.
  • Synonyms

    * inevitability

    Antonyms

    * avoidability