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Something that cannot or will not change - synonyms or related words

constant

noun

formal

something that always stays the same and never changes

done deal

noun

something that has already been decided and cannot be changed

fait accompli

noun

formal

something that has already been done and cannot be changed

a done deal

something that has already been decided and cannot be changed

conlang

… a language for human communication which has been invented and has not developed naturally

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spogs

spectacles; boiled sweets, candy; soft aniseed-flavoured jelly sweets coated with blue and pink sugar sprinkles

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