inexhaustible

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adjective in·ex·haust·ible \ˌi-nig-ˈzȯ-stə-bəl\

Definition of inexhaustible

  1. :  not exhaustible: such asa :  incapable of being used up inexhaustible richesb :  incapable of being wearied or worn out an inexhaustible hiker

inexhaustibility

play \ˌi-nig-ˌzȯ-stə-ˈbi-lə-tē\ noun

inexhaustibleness

play \ˌi-nig-ˈzȯ-stə-bəl-nəs\ noun

inexhaustibly

play \ˌi-nig-ˈzȯ-stə-blē\ adverb

Examples of inexhaustible in a Sentence

  1. The world's supply of oil is not inexhaustible.

  2. He seems to have inexhaustible energy.

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First Known Use of inexhaustible

1601


INEXHAUSTIBLE Defined for English Language Learners

inexhaustible

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Definition of inexhaustible for English Language Learners

  • : impossible to use up completely : impossible to exhaust


INEXHAUSTIBLE Defined for Kids

inexhaustible

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adjective in·ex·haust·ible \ˌi-nig-ˈzȯ-stə-bəl\

Definition of inexhaustible for Students

  1. :  plentiful enough not to give out or be used up an inexhaustible supply



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