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 unappeasable (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 This unappeasable hostility is a problem for Israel, for America, and for the Democratic Party. Matthew Continetti, National Review, 22 May 2021 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, 4 Nov. 2019 More often than not her tone carries a tinge of unappeasable rage. Dorothy Rabinowitz, WSJ, 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 18 Sep. 2021.

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