incontrollable

adjective
in·​con·​trol·​la·​ble | \ ˌin-kən-ˈtrō-lə-bəl How to pronounce incontrollable (audio) \

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police have vowed to crack down on the speeding, racing, and other driving misdeeds being committed by the town's incontrollable teenagers

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1599, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of incontrollable was in 1599

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