[in-kyoo r-uh-buh l] /ɪnˈkyʊər ə bəl/
not curable; that cannot be cured, remedied, or corrected:
an incurable disease.
not susceptible to change:
his incurable pessimism.
a person suffering from an incurable disease.
(esp of a disease) not curable; unresponsive to treatment
a person having an incurable disease
mid-14c., from Old French incurable (13c.), from Late Latin incurabilis, from in- “not” (see in- (1)) + curabilis “curable” (see curable). Related: Incurably.
incurable in·cur·a·ble (ĭn-kyur’ə-bəl)
Being such that a cure is impossible; not curable.
[in-kyoo r-ee-uh s] /ɪnˈkyʊər i əs/ adjective 1. not curious; not inquisitive or observant; inattentive; indifferent. 2. Archaic. lacking care or attention; careless; negligent. 3. Archaic. deficient in interest or novelty. /ɪnˈkjʊərɪəs/ adjective 1. not curious; indifferent or uninterested adj. 1560s, “negligent, heedless,” from Latin incuriosus “careless, negligent, unconcerned,” from in- “not, opposite of, without” […]
[in-kur] /ɪnˈkɜr/ verb (used with object), incurred, incurring. 1. to come into or acquire (some consequence, usually undesirable or injurious): to incur a huge number of debts. 2. to become liable or subject to through one’s own action; bring or take upon oneself: to incur his displeasure. /ɪnˈkɜː/ verb (transitive) -curs, -curring, -curred 1. to […]
[in-kur-uh ns, -kuhr-] /ɪnˈkɜr əns, -ˈkʌr-/ noun 1. the act of , bringing on, or subjecting oneself to something. /ɪnˈkʌrəns/ noun 1. the act or state of incurring
[in-kur-uh nt, -kuhr-] /ɪnˈkɜr ənt, -ˈkʌr-/ adjective 1. carrying or relating to an inward current. /ɪnˈkʌrənt/ adjective 1. (of anatomical ducts, tubes, channels, etc) having an inward flow 2. flowing or running in an inward direction