irresistible

adjective ir·re·sist·ible \ˌir-i-ˈzis-tə-bəl\

Definition of irresistible

  1. :  impossible to resist <an irresistible attraction>

irresistibility

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irresistability

\-ˌzis-tə-ˈbi-lə-tē\ noun

irresistibleness

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irresistableness

\-ˈzis-tə-bəl-nəs\ noun

irresistibly

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irresistably

\-blē\ adverb

Examples of irresistible in a sentence

  1. The force of the waves was irresistible.

1597

First Known Use of irresistible

1597

Variants of irresistible

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irresistable

\ˌir-i-ˈzis-tə-bəl\

IRRESISTIBLE Defined for English Language Learners

irresistible

adjective ir·re·sist·ible \ˌir-i-ˈzis-tə-bəl\

Definition of irresistible for English Language Learners

  • : impossible to resist especially because of strength or attractiveness


IRRESISTIBLE Defined for Kids

irresistible

adjective ir·re·sist·ible \ˌir-i-ˈzi-stə-bəl\

Definition of irresistible for Students

  1. :  impossible to resist <an irresistible temptation>

irresistibly

\-blē\ adverb


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