Definition of inexhaustible
: not exhaustible: such asa : incapable of being used up inexhaustible richesb : incapable of being wearied or worn out an inexhaustible hiker
inexhaustibilityplay \ˌi-nig-ˌzȯ-stə-ˈbi-lə-tē\ noun
inexhaustiblenessplay \ˌi-nig-ˈzȯ-stə-bəl-nəs\ noun
inexhaustiblyplay \ˌi-nig-ˈzȯ-stə-blē\ adverb
Examples of inexhaustible in a Sentence
The world's supply of oil is not inexhaustible.
He seems to have inexhaustible energy.
Recent Examples of inexhaustible from the Web
There were scoundrels and hucksters, booms and busts, senseless killing in sublime landscapes and a tragic belief in the inexhaustible bounty of nature.
In many countries, where supplies of sunlight and wind are enormous and inexhaustible, the primary energy source for the poor is high-carbon biomass.
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First Known Use of inexhaustible
INEXHAUSTIBLE Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of inexhaustible for English Language Learners
: impossible to use up completely : impossible to exhaust
INEXHAUSTIBLE Defined for Kids
Definition of inexhaustible for Students
: plentiful enough not to give out or be used up an inexhaustible supply
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