beyond recall

mainly literary
impossible to have or experience again

All those years, vanished beyond recall, seemed utterly wasted.


English dictionary. 2014.

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  • beyond recall — in such a way that restoration is impossible. → recall …   English new terms dictionary

  • beyond recall — Synonyms and related words: beyond remedy, cureless, gone, immedicable, incorrigible, incurable, inoperable, irreclaimable, irrecoverable, irredeemable, irreformable, irremediable, irreparable, irretrievable, irreversible, irrevocable, lost, past …   Moby Thesaurus

  • beyond recall — impossible to recollect, impossible to take back, cannot be undone …   English contemporary dictionary

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  • recall — ► VERB 1) remember. 2) cause one to remember or think of. 3) officially order to return. 4) (of a manufacturer) request the return of (faulty products). 5) reselect (a sports player) as a member of a team. 6) call up (stored computer data). ► …   English terms dictionary

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