un·​as·​suage·​able | \ ˌən-ə-ˈswā-jə-bəl How to pronounce unassuageable (audio) \

Definition of unassuageable

: not capable of being assuaged

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Recent Examples on the Web Our history is the history of unassuageable longing for the home that could never be had. Julia M. Klein, chicagotribune.com, "Aleksandar Hemon returns with a memoir, divided," 12 June 2019

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First Known Use of unassuageable

circa 1611, in the meaning defined above

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“Unassuageable.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/unassuageable. Accessed 27 January 2020.

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