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irrepressible

adjective ir·re·press·ible \-ˈpre-sə-bəl\

: impossible to hold back, stop, or control

: very lively and cheerful

Full Definition of IRREPRESSIBLE

:  impossible to repress, restrain, or control <irrepressible curiosity>
ir·re·press·ibil·i·ty \-ˌpre-sə-ˈbi-lə-tē\ noun
ir·re·press·ibly \-ˈpre-sə-blē\ adverb

Examples of IRREPRESSIBLE

  1. She has an irrepressible sense of humor.

First Known Use of IRREPRESSIBLE

1811
IRREPRESSIBLE Defined for Kids

irrepressible

adjective ir·re·press·ible \ˌir-i-ˈpre-sə-bəl\

Definition of IRREPRESSIBLE for Kids

:  impossible to repress or control <an irrepressible chuckle>

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