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irrepressible

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

Simple Definition of irrepressible

  • : impossible to hold back, stop, or control

  • : very lively and cheerful

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of irrepressible

  1. :  impossible to repress, restrain, or control <irrepressible curiosity>

irrepressibility

play \-ˌpre-sə-ˈbi-lə-tē\ noun

irrepressibly

play \-ˈpre-sə-blē\ adverb

Examples of irrepressible in a sentence

  1. She has an irrepressible sense of humor.



1811

First Known Use of irrepressible

1811


IRREPRESSIBLE Defined for Kids

irrepressible

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

Definition of irrepressible for Students

  1. :  impossible to repress or control <an irrepressible chuckle>




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