unappeasable

adjective
un·​ap·​peas·​able | \ ˌən-ə-ˈpē-zə-bəl How to pronounce unappeasable (audio) \

Definition of unappeasable

: not to be appeased : implacable

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unappeasably \ ˌən-​ə-​ˈpē-​zə-​blē How to pronounce unappeasably (audio) \ adverb

Examples of unappeasable in a Sentence

it turned out that the public's appetite for sadistic horror movies was not unappeasable after all warned that the nation was dealing with an unappeasable enemy
Recent Examples on the Web But ultimately what stands between him and any large achievement is his deeply rooted, unappeasable need to look longingly backward, an impulse that goes beyond nostalgia. Robert Gottlieb, The New Yorker, "The Rise and Fall of Booth Tarkington," 4 Nov. 2019 More often than not her tone carries a tinge of unappeasable rage. Dorothy Rabinowitz, WSJ, "‘Diana: In Her Own Words’ Review: Intimate Portrait of a Princess," 10 Aug. 2017

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First Known Use of unappeasable

1561, in the meaning defined above

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“Unappeasable.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/unappeasable. Accessed 30 Sep. 2020.

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